- 2013 Ho Chi Minh City League A round 8 review: Exciting race for the No.1 position10:44 | 20/08/2013
After 8 rounds, The strong teams as Thai Son Nam, Chi Thanh, An Bien FC have gradually showed their strength that were proven by consecutively holding the high positions on standing table.
It’s obvious that, two pushovers in this tournament Ho Chi Minh City Talents and Parapex. After 8 rounds, Ho Chi Minh talents doesn’t have any win even a draw. Meanwhile Parapex has only 1 win, scoring 8 goals but losing 22 goals, these results are sad for Ho Chi Minh city talents and Parapex.
More exciting race is the top position on standing table of Ho Chi Minh City League A. Thai Son Nam dist.8 has showed their power with consecutive wins from the beginning of league. However in round 8, when visiting Mancons at Gia Dinh pitch, Though Thai Son Nam receives higher evaluation, Mancons still wins 1 point after 1-1 draw. Dinh Cuong opens for the hosts in 36th minute, Minh Tuan equalizes for Thai Son Nam in 64th minute.
In the next game, FC Chi Thanh players visits Cay Sop of Lac Thai, after 90 minutes, FC Chi Thanh with their higher class win easily 2-0 over the hosts. Trung Hieu and Thanh Tuan were the scorers for visitors. Fc Chi Thanh by gaining 3 points having pressed under the no.1 position of Thai Son Nam dist.8
Playing at Phu Nhuan home, An Bien FC wins 4-0 over Parapex The racing to the champions becomes more exciting because An Bien FC owns less than Thai Son Nam and FC Chi Thanh 1 point. Lac Thai, Hoang Thien and Mancons in the central of the table. All of them also set highest goal in this tournament.
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