HANOI (28 March 2012) – Defending champions Song Lam Nghe An (SLNA) finally found the target for their third win on the 1th match day of the V-League Eximbank when they beat Ninh Bing FC 2-0 on the road this week. After eleven matches, SLNA have picked up 17 points from 11 games to be placed fourth.
SLNA made sure of the full points with a goal in each half off Bebbe in the ninth minute and Hector in the 55th minute.
“I think Ninh Binh are a strong football team, but SLNA controlled the match well. I am very satisfied with my players’ performance. They showed their spirit and determination. This win is a big driving force for the team after a series of draws,” said SLNA coach Nguyen Huu Thang.
In the meantime former champions Binh Duong FC moved to the top of the table with close 1-0 win over Saigon FC as Hanoi FC drew with Navibank Saigon 1-1 at the Hang Day Stadium.
CURRENT V-LEAGUE 2012 STANDINGS
|1||Becamex Bình Dương||11||6||2||3||13||7||+6||20|
|4||Sông Lam Nghệ An||11||3||8||0||13||8||+5||17|
|5||SHB Ðà Nẵng||11||4||5||2||22||18||+4||17|
|6||Hoàng Anh Gia Lai||11||4||4||3||12||14||−2||16|
|7||The Vissai Ninh Bình||11||4||3||4||13||16||−3||15|
|8||Navibank Sài Gòn||11||3||4||4||14||15||−1||13|
|11||Khatoco Khánh Hòa||11||3||3||5||16||17||−1||12|
|12||TĐCS Đồng Tháp||11||2||6||3||15||16||−1||12|
|13||Kienlongbank Kiên Giang||11||2||4||5||11||16||−5||10|
|14||Vicem Hải Phòng||11||1||3||7||9||21||−12||6|