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Huge bans for players that opposed controversial referee decision

The captain and goalkeeper of Long An FC said they may retire following the imposition of two-year bans by the governing Vietnam Football Federation following a refereeing dispute in a recent match with HCM City FC.

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China's football association is planning for the country to have 50,000 football academies by 2025 as part of an ambitious blueprint to grow into a soccer superpower.

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Vietnamese people called to run for health

About 7.2 million people are expected to take part in Olympic Run Day for Public Health 2017, which will begin at 7 am on March 26.

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Call for police investigation into football referee penalty debacle

Long An FC's chairman, Vo Thanh Nhien said he would ask the police to investigate the referee after his team were left on the end of a controversial 5-2 defeat, triggered by a weak 80th minute penalty decision.

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Thao Nguyen advances to third round at world chess championship

Vietnam’s chess star Pham Le Thao Nguyen continued her exceptional performance at the ongoing 2017 FIDE Women’s World Championship in Tehran, Iran by beating world No. 21 Alexandra Goryachkina to book a place in the third round.

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Hoang Nam to compete in China F1 Futures

Vietnam’s top tennis player Ly Hoang Nam will vie in the China F1 Futures scheduled to take place in Yunnan Province on February 15-21.

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 Four foreign teams compete at international volleyball tourney in Vietnam

The LienVietPostBank Cup 2017 International Volleyball Championship has kicked off in the northern province of Bac Ninh, with the participation of 100 athletes from four Vietnamese teams and four foreign ones.

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The Platinum chain of cinemas, one of the largest in Vietnam, will stop operations at three Vincom shopping centres from February 24 due to debts and weak services.

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Vietnam’s shooting team will be competing in the ISSF World Cup in New Delhi, India from February 24 to March 1, the first stage of the 2017 ISSF World Cup Series.

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Around 90 talented artists from the over-100-year-old London Symphony Orchestra will deliver classical symphonies in Hanoi on March 4, according to the municipal Department of Culture and Information.

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The 2017 Winter-Autumn Fashion Week is scheduled to be held in Hanoi on February 24-26, introducing around 1,000 designs.

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The Saigon Orchestra and dozens of veteran and young artists will participate in a contemporary music programme launched this week to serve tourists in HCM City.

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Miss Vietnam 2016 Do My Linh has been selected as an ambassador of media images at the Ao Dai festival set to take place March 3-17 in Ho Chi Minh City, Tran Vinh Tuyen, vice chairman of the municipal

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