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HCM City FC secure Lee Nguyen for 2-year deal
  • | NLD, VNS | February 21, 2020 07:23 AM
HCM City Football Club is willing to spend USD1 million on a two-year contract for Vietnamese American midfielder Lee Nguyen. 

The transfer is expected to be signed with Inter Miami Football Club which is co-owned by football legend David Beckham on February 21. 


Midfielder Lee Nguyen

The information was given by the HCM City Football Club's representative. However, more details about the deal have not yet been disclosed. 

Once the contract is signed, Lee Nguyen will play for the V-League club. 

Nguyen was a member of the US national team in 2007 when he was 20. 

He previously played in Vietnam in 2009 for former champions Hoang Anh Gia Lai. He played 24 matches before moving to three-time winners Becamex Binh Duong where he failed to shine and left after a year. He also said he would never play in Vietnam again. 

After signing in the states, he shone for the New England Revolution for six years until 2018. He was in the MLS’s best XI in 2014.

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