Vietnamese footballers probed in AFC Cup betting scandal

The Ninh Binh Province police have begun an investigation of Vissai Ninh Binh players who possibly fixed an Asian Football Confederation match against Malaysia’s Kelantan club on March 18, 2014.

Economists urge Vietnam to relinquish 2019 Asian Games
Plans to host the event are chaotic and the country is in no position to make use of the opportunities it will throw up, they warn
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Facing strict criticism over the high (and seemingly escalating) cost of hosting the sporting event amid economic difficulties and a lack of sports infrastructure, Vietnam has decided to withdraw from the region’s largest sporting event, which would have made it the first Southeast Asian nation for 20 years to host the showpiece competition.
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Le Hung Dung appointed national football federation chairman
Le Hung Dung, Acting Vice Chairman of the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF), was appointed chairman of the federation at VFF’s 7th-term meeting in Hanoi on Tuesday.
Vietnam lawmakers concerned by mounting cost of Asian Games
Hosting the Asian sporting event may cost Vietnam over $300 million, double the initial estimate made when Vietnam bid on the event in 2012
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