HO CHI MINH CITY. Hoang Anh Gia Lai prevails over Sai Gon 1-0 after N. Cong scored just 1 goal (67′).
The match was played at the Sân vận động Thống Nhất stadium in Ho Chi Minh City on Friday and it started at 7:15 pm local time. The referee was Hồng Vũ Trường with the help of Năng Duy Đàng and Thành Trung Nguyễn. The 4th official was Thành Đệ Đỗ. The weather was rainy. The temperature was hot at 27 degrees Celsius or 80.62 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 78%.
Hoang Anh Gia Lai was in firm control of the ball 55% while Sai Gon was struggling with a 45% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Hoang Anh Gia Lai was putting more pressure with 63 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 6 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Hoang Anh Gia Lai won the match.
Sai Gon shot 6 times, 3 on target, 3 off target. Regarding the opposition, Hoang Anh Gia Lai shot 9 times, 6 on target, 3 off target.
Sai Gon received 1 yellow card (Nguyen Hoang Quoc Chi). On the other side, Hoang Anh Gia Lai didn’t receive any yellow card.
After playing this match, Sai Gon will stay with 7 points like Nam Dinh to remain in the 13th place. On the opposite side, Hoang Anh Gia Lai will have 19 points to hold in the 2nd place.
In the next match in the V-League, Sai Gon will host Ho Chi Minh City on the 20th of August with a 6-2 head to head in favor of Ho Chi Minh City (4 draws).
Hoang Anh Gia Lai will host Hai Phong on the 19th of August with a 13-7 head to head statistic in favor of Hoang Anh Gia Lai (8 draws).
Sai Gon – Formation
The manager Thanh Phương Phùng decided to play with the following team: .
Sai Gon made 2 changes: Huynh Tan Tai for T. Lam (63′) and Nguyen Hoang Quoc Chi for M. T. Hoang (71′).
Hoang Anh Gia Lai – Formation
Kiatisuk Senamuang played with: .
Hoang Anh Gia Lai made 3 changes: Luong Xuan Truong for Nguyen Cong Phuong (56′), Tran Minh Vuong for Bruno de Sousa (56′) and V. L. Duong for T. L. Huynh (82′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the V-League.