VnExpress International
The most read Vietnamese newspaper

AFC Cup: Hanoi FC beat Binh Duong in first leg of ASEAN zone final

JUL. 31, 2019

A penalty earned Hanoi FC 1-0 victory over Becamex Binh Duong in the first leg of the AFC Cup ASEAN zone final Wednesday.

  • 90'+4
    Time's up!

    Hanoi FC got an away goal advantage ahead of the second leg that will kick off a week later.

  • 90'

    The second half has four additional minutes.

  • 90'

    Wander Luiz gets a great chance to equalize but his header doesn't go in.

  • 81'

    Nguyen Anh Duc gets a volley but his shot goes wide.

  • 74'

    Becamex Binh Duong have a substitution on the striker position: Nguyen Anh Duc in for Nguyen Tien Linh.

  • 70'

    Great defending from Binh Duong's Ali Rabo as he tackles the ball to save the team from an obvious goal.

  • 67'

    Hanoi FC gets the first substitution. Pham Thanh Luong is subbed out for Truong Van Thai Quy.

  • 60'

    Nguyen Quang Hai times his run beautifully and gets a tap in but it misses the goal.

  • Hai-7128-1564572682.jpg

    Nguyen Quang Hai (L) of Hanoi FC against Dinh Hoang Max.

  • 47'

    Nguyen Quang Hai takes a powerful shot that is blocked by Tran Duc Cuong. Cuong has been playing a great game as the gatekeeper for Binh Duong.

The highly anticipated game will be a showdown between two Vietnamese clubs that have bested 12 other teams in this year's tournament to make it to the final.

The winner of the AFC Cup ASEAN Zonal final will win $100,000 and a slot in the AFC Cup continental final with the West Asian Zone champion.

The title winner will win the AFC Cup trophy and another $100,000 from Asian Football Confederation.

Photos by Duc Dong

Enjoy unlimited articles and premium content with only $1.99 Subscribe now
go to top