- Nine V-Ninh Binh's footballers under suspense11:09 | 22/05/2014
On May 20th, VFF’s disciplinary committee has decided to suspend 9 V-Ninh Binh’s football players who are possibly concerned with illicit gambling and match fixing.
Nine players: Tran Manh Dung, Nguyen Manh Dung, Chu Ngoc Anh, Le Quang Hung, Nguyen Xuan Phu, Phan Anh Tuan, Nguyen Van Hung, Le Van Duyet and Nguyen Gia Tu. They have played a scheme to manipulate scores during AFC Cup 2014 match between V-Ninh Binh and Kelantan (Malaysia) and they have took more than 1 billion VND.
Above players are under criminal investigation. Among them, Nguyen Manh Dung and Tran Manh Dung have been arrested because they are supposed to be leader.
Beside that,bookie Dao Duc Loi from Hai Phong was also arrested. He was the one who asked V-Ninh Binh players to play bet.
VFF hadn’t announced when the suspense will be over. However, VFF’s president is very decisive in eliminate “bug” in Vietnam football. He had announced once that football player who has concerned with illicit gambling and match fixing should be banned forever.
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