2020 V.League 1

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V.League 1
Dates7 March - 4 November

The 2020 V.League 1 season (or LS V.League 1 2020 for sponsorship reasons)[1] will be the 37th season of the V.League 1, the highest division of Football in Vietnam.

Due to the 2019–20 Wuhan coronavirus outbreak, the schedule has been changed to 7th March instead of 21st February as planned [2]

Changes from last season[edit]

Team changes[edit]

The following teams have changed division since the 2019 season.

Rules changes[edit]

In 2020 season, each team can register 3+1 foreign players (3 foreign + 1 naturalized Vietnamese). The teams participated in ASEAN Club Championship and AFC Cup (TP Hồ Chí Minh, Hà Nội FC, Than Quảng Ninh) can register 3+1+1 foreign players (3 foreign + 1 naturalized Vietnamese + 1 AFC player)


Personnel and kits[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as has been defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

Team Manager Captain Kit manufacturer Shirt sponsor
Becamex Bình Dương Vietnam Nguyễn Thanh Sơn Kamito Becamex IDC
Dược Nam Hà Nam Định Vietnam Nguyễn Văn Dũng Lê Văn Phú Kelme Nam Hà Pharma
Hà Nội Vietnam Chu Đình Nghiêm Nguyễn Văn Quyết Kappa
Hải Phòng Vietnam Phạm Anh Tuấn Doãn Ngọc Tân Jogarbola
Hoàng Anh Gia Lai South Korea Lee Tae-hoon Nguyễn Tuấn Anh Mizuno Thaco
VP Milk
Hồng Lĩnh Hà Tĩnh Vietnam Phạm Minh Đức Ma Văn Tuấn Kelme
Quảng Nam Vietnam Vũ Hồng Việt Đinh Thanh Trung Jogarbola LS Group
Đất Quảng Company
Sài Gòn Vietnam Hoàng Văn Phúc Nguyễn Ngọc Duy Zaicro Bến Thành Holding
Văn Lang University
Him Lam Group
SHB Đà Nẵng Vietnam Lê Huỳnh Đức Hà Đức Chinh Kamito SHB
Sông Lam Nghệ An Vietnam Ngô Quang Trường Trần Nguyên Mạnh Mitre Bac A Bank
TH true MILK
Than Quảng Ninh Vietnam Phan Thanh Hùng Huỳnh Tuấn Linh Joma Vinacomin
Thanh Hóa Italy Fabio Lopez Lê Văn Thắng Jogarbola
TP Hồ Chí Minh South Korea Jung Hae-seong Kappa CityLand
Viettel Vietnam Trương Việt Hoàng Bùi Tiến Dũng FBT 4G
Viettel Pay

Managerial changes[edit]

Team Outgoing manager Manner of departure Date of vacancy Position in table Incoming manager Date of appointment
Becamex Bình Dương Vietnam Nguyễn Thanh Sơn Interim over 24 October 2019 Pre-season Brazil Carlos Oliveira 27 November 2019
Hải Phòng Vietnam Trương Việt Hoàng Resigned 24 October 2019 Vietnam Phạm Anh Tuấn 16 November 2019
Sài Gòn Vietnam Nguyễn Thành Công Resigned 24 October 2019 Vietnam Hoàng Văn Phúc 22 November 2019
Thanh Hóa Vietnam Mai Xuân Hợp Interim over 24 October 2019 Italy Fabio Lopez 22 November 2019
Viettel Vietnam Nguyễn Hải Biên Interim over 24 October 2019 Vietnam Trương Việt Hoàng 12 November 2019
Sông Lam Nghệ An Vietnam Nguyễn Đức Thắng Promoted to Technical Director 16 December 2019 Vietnam Ngô Quang Trường 16 December 2019

Foreign players[edit]

Players name in bold indicates the player is registered during the mid-season transfer window.

Club Player 1 Player 2 Player 3 Player 4 (AFC Player) Player 5 (Naturalized Vietnamese player) Former player
Becamex Bình Dương Burkina Faso Ali Rabo Brazil Hédipo France Youssouf Touré Vietnam Nigeria Nguyễn Trung Đại Dương
Dược Nam Hà Nam Định Brazil Rafaelson Nigeria Emmanuel Agbaji VietnamArgentina Đỗ Merlo
Hà Nội Senegal Pape Omar Faye Uganda Moses Oloya Jamaica Rimario Gordon
Hải Phòng Guinea Sekou Sylla Brazil Diego Silva Uganda Joseph Mpande VietnamNigeria Hoàng Vissai
Hoàng Anh Gia Lai Jamaica Chevaughn Walsh Serbia Damir Memović Nigeria Kester Oahimijie
Hồng Lĩnh Hà Tĩnh Brazil Janclesio Brazil Antonio Pina Brazil Bruno Henrique
Quảng Nam Brazil Ze Paulo Brazil Lucas Rocha Brazil Rodrigo da Silva Dias
Sài Gòn South Korea Ahn Byung-keon Brazil Geovane Brazil Pedro Paulo
SHB Đà Nẵng Nigeria Ismahil Akinade France Philippe Nsiah
Sông Lam Nghệ An Croatia Saša Novaković Nigeria Musa Najare Nigeria Peter Onyekachi
Than Quảng Ninh Jamaica Andre Fagan Jamaica Jeremie Lynch Bosnia and Herzegovina Neven Lastro
Thanh Hóa Cameroon Louis Ewonde Croatia Josip Balić United States Victor Mansaray VietnamNigeria Hoàng Vũ Samson
TP Hồ Chí Minh Guinea-Bissau Amido Baldé Sweden Viktor Prodell Senegal Papé Diakité State of Palestine Matias Jadue
Viettel Brazil Caíque Lemes Brazil Luizão

League table[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Becamex Bình Dương 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Qualification for AFC Champions League group stage
2 Dược Nam Hà Nam Định 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Qualification for AFC Cup group stage
3 Hà Nội 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Hải Phòng 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Hoàng Anh Gia Lai 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Hồng Lĩnh Hà Tĩnh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Quảng Nam 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Sài Gòn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 SHB Đà Nẵng 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Sông Lam Nghệ An 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Than Quảng Ninh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Thanh Hóa 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 TP Hồ Chí Minh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Qualification for Relegation play-off
14 Viettel 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Relegation to V.League 2
Source: VPF
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head points; 3) Head-to-head goal difference; 4) Head-to-head goals scored; 5) Head-to-head away goals scored; 6) Goal difference; 7) Goals scored; 8) Away goals scored; 9) Play-off (Only to decide champions, runners-up, third placed and relegation spots); 10) Drawing of lots (Criteria 2 to 5 only applies after the conclusion of round 13)


Positions by round[edit]

This table lists the positions of teams after each week of matches. In order to preserve the chronological evolution, any postponed matches are not included to the round at which they were originally scheduled, but added to the full round they were played immediately afterwards. For example, if a match is scheduled for matchday 13, but then postponed and played between days 16 and 17, it will be added to the standings for day 16.

Winner; Champions League
Relegation play-off
Relegate to V.League 2
Source: Table by round (in Vietnamese)

Season progress[edit]

Source: VPF
W = Win; D = Draw; L = Lose

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "LS Holdings to sponsor V.League 1 and V.League 2 in 2020". Vietnamnet Global. Archived from the original on 8 February 2020. Retrieved 8 February 2020.
  2. ^ [1]
  3. ^ "Hồng Lĩnh Hà Tĩnh win promotion to V.League 1, Phù Đồng relegated". vietnamnews.vn.
  4. ^ "Thanh Hóa secure play-off match, Khánh Hòa dropped". vietnamnews.vn.