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Vietnam's men move up one place in FIFA rankings

Vietnam has moved from 99th to 98th place in the latest FIFA rankings announced Thursday.

Asian media, football experts lavish praise on ‘giant killer’ Vietnam

Asian media and experts were all praise for Vietnam’s never-say-die spirit as they beat Jordan in the Asian Cup.

Jordan goal invalid, say experts and referees

Several football experts and referees say Jordan’s opening goal against Vietnam in Sunday’s Asian Cup match was invalid.
January 21, 2019 | 07:30 pm GMT+7

'Not today': Vietnamese football players chant on Asian Cup knockout victory

Vietnam's men national football team have become the only one in Southeast Asia to advance to the quarterfinals of the AFC Asian Cup 2019.
January 21, 2019 | 05:08 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese players keep their cool, then explode with joy

After fighting with their backs to their wall, Vietnamese players celebrated wildly after winning the penalty shootout against Jordan.
January 21, 2019 | 07:57 am GMT+7

AFC Asian Cup highlights: Vietnam beat Jordan 4-2 on penalties

Vietnam advance to the quarterfinals of Asian Cup 2019 after winning an intense knockout game Sunday.
January 20, 2019 | 11:51 pm GMT+7

Victory well deserved, say Vietnam, Jordan coaches

Coaches of both teams said Vietnam deserved to win the match against Jordan and enter the Asian Cup quarterfinals.
January 20, 2019 | 11:32 pm GMT+7

Nation goes gaga as Vietnam enters Asian Cup quarters

The Vietnamese men’s football team repaid the faith of its fans, beating Jordan to enter the Asian Cup quarterfinals Sunday night.
January 20, 2019 | 09:52 pm GMT+7

Vietnam beat Jordan on penalty shootout, enter Asian Cup quarterfinals

Vietnam played a brilliant game and won 4-2 on penalty shootout.
January 20, 2019 | 05:45 pm GMT+7

Vietnam, Jordan chart contrasting paths to Asian Cup knockout stage

Jordan’s journey was a walk in the park compared to Vietnam getting through by the skin of its teeth.
January 20, 2019 | 04:12 pm GMT+7

Asian Cup 2019: Jordan beatable, says confident Coach Park

Jordan is strong, but not unbeatable, says Park Hang-seo, coach of the Vietnamese men’s football team.
January 20, 2019 | 10:09 am GMT+7

Asian Cup 2019: Holders Australia fall to shock Jordan loss

Australia made the worst possible start to the defense of their Asian Cup crown on Sunday as Graham Arnold’s Socceroos were handed a 1-0 defeat by unfancied Jordan.
January 07, 2019 | 09:03 am GMT+7

In Jordan, Iraqi Christians dream of fresh start abroad

The Islamic State group swept across northern Iraq in 2014 and they told Christians to convert, pay tax, leave or die.
December 17, 2017 | 09:27 am GMT+7

Martial artists empowers fellow Jordanian women

Taekwondo black belt Lina Khalifeh  started teaching self-defence to Jordanian friends in her parents' basement in 2010 after one of them confided that her father and brother hit her -- never expecting it would lead to an invitation to the White House.
March 10, 2016 | 06:54 pm GMT+7
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