The remarkable match in the series of early matches in the 15th round was the competition between Ho Chi Minh City and B.Binh Duong club on Thong Nhat field. In the match, the home team used up the whole strength to win for the reward up to billions, but importantly, hope was maintained in the championship race. On the other side of the field, B.Binh Duong was always an uncomfortable opponent against Ho Chi Minh City club.
Ho Chi Minh City club has won in a timely manner in round 15
With understanding each other, two teams started with the strongest line-up and openness in the attacking play. When the match took place for 3 minutes, HCM City club soon had a goal to open the score after Akinade's close-range finish.
The match became more exciting after an early goal. The players of away team pushed up the attacking line-up in order to find a goal while the HCM City club play with defensive and counter-attacking line-up that was also inherently its "strength". For the rest of this first half, B.Binh Duong regretful missed 2 chances that could turn into a goal.
The development of the second half was more balanced when the home team applied the attacking line-up, which helped B.Binh Duong become easy to play and continue to create many dangerous opportunities. Wander Luiz and Anh Duc had three to four chances to score, including a bicycle kick hitting a goal post of Wander Luiz.
Suddenly, in the 89th minute, from the cross pass of Mansaray, in an effort to come back to break the ball, Ho Tuan Tai put the ball into the goal of his home team, helping Ho Chi Minh City club to raise the score 2-0.
Winning this match, Ho Chi Minh City club regained the first position with 30 points, 2 points higher than Hanoi club.
Akinade scored for HCMC club
B.Binh Duong still showed that they were an uncomfortable opponent with the home team
Wander Luiz has a failed match
Mr. Le Hong Viet, Deputy General Director of Hung Thinh Corp, came down to the field for usual reward to HCMC club after the match