Unbeaten former champions Vietnam moved within touching distance of a return to the semi-finals of the AFF Suzuki Cup after ending the campaign of qualifiers Laos as goals from Vu Minh Tuan, Le Cong Vinh and Nguyen Huy Hung secured a 3-0 win for the Group A hosts at My Dinh Stadium on Tuesday.
Philippines roared into the semi-finals of the AFF Suzuki Cup for the third straight time on Tuesday with a comfortable 4-0 victory over a disappointing Indonesia side who created little in the 90 minutes.
Malaysia were reduced to 10 men mid-way through the first half but battled bravely to a 0-0 draw against Myanmar in the opening Group B match in the AFF Suzuki Cup on Sunday. 
Charyl Chappuis converted a late penalty as Thailand moved to the top of Group B with a 2-1 win over defending champions Singapore at the National Stadium on Sunday. 
V-League defending champions Becamex Binh Duong have signed a one-year contract with overseas Vietnamese midfield player Michael Nguyen.
Substitute Samsul Arif capitalised on an error from goalkeeper Tran Nguyen Manh with just six minutes remaining to earn four-time AFF Suzuki Cup runners-up Indonesia a 2-2 draw with 2008 champions Vietnam in a thrilling Group A opener at My Dinh Stadium on Saturday.