28th November 2018

The club today have completed the signing of goalkeeper Nguyễn Thanh Thắng from FLC Thanh Hóa F.C. Thanh Thắng has been with FLC Thanh Hóa since 2016 after arriving from Hải Phòng FC (2014-2015). Nguyễn Thanh Thắng comes on a two year contract and brings much needed support in the goalkeeping department after the departure of Đinh Xuân Việt.  www.hcmcfc.net welcomes Thanh Thắng to Vietnam's greatest team.

27th November 2018

The club are reporting that Nguyễn Hải Anh has signed a new contract until 2020. Since the end of the 2018 season Hải Anh has completed his Level C Coaching Badge. Hải Anh made 12 appearances last season and was a used substitute 5 times. He scored 5 goals including that hat trick against Sài Gòn  (always a good thing!!). This website would like to say 'Welcome back and looking forward to 2019".

22nd November 2018

It is being reported on the fans facebook page (UC17 Familia) that Vũ Hữu Quý has joined HCMC FC from Nam Định.  The 26 year old defender played 26 games last season scoring twice.  If true, www.hcmcfc.net would like to welcome Vũ Hữu Quý to Vietnam's greatest team.

19th November 2018

The club's facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/clbbongdatphcm/) is today reporting the signing of 27 year old attacking midfielder Lê Hoàng Thiên from Saigon FC.  After starting his career with his home town club Hoàng Anh Gia Lai,, Hoàng Thiên was to join SHB Đà Nẵng on a two year contract at the end of the 2015 season due to his belief that Đà Nẵng was the right city to raise a family and be comfortable. However, after failing to break into the Đà Nẵng squad for much of the 2017 season Hoàng Thiên moved to Sài Gòn F.C. in early May of that year.  He was to make 32 appearances scoring 11 times for the former Hà Nội side prior to making the switch to HCMC FC.  www.hcmcfc.net would like to personally welcome Hoàng Thiên to the club.

18th November 2018

The Thống Nhất stadium is currently being renovated to upgrade its facilities.  According to the supporters club's facebook page (Hội Cổ Động Viên Bóng Đá TPHCM), new lights and and seating will be installed.  The club are also relaying the grass.  It is hoped that the updated facilities will rival that of the Mỹ Đình stadium in Hanoi.  Renovation is hoped to be completed by 15th March 2019 in time for the new season.

17th November 2018

Player News :  According to reports in Goal.com.vn the following players have either joined or left Ho Chi Minh City FC


                 In                                                                  Out

Đặng Quang Huy (Hải Phòng)    Đặng Văn Robert (Contract Expired)

Võ Lý (CLB Huế)                       Âu Văn Hoàn (Contract Expired)

Vũ Hữu Quý (Nam Định)           Trương Đình Luật (Contract Expired)

                                            Vũ Anh Tuấn (Loan)

                                                     Nguyễn Hải Anh (Loan)

                                                     Marclei Santos (Loan)

14th November 2018

This website is pleased to announce that Đặng Quang Huy has resigned for HCMC FC on a two year contract.  Huy played 5 times for City last season after arriving from Haiphong and will wear the no. 32 shirt in 2019.

13th November 2018

Webthethao.vn is reporting that 26 year old Nam Định defender Đinh Viết Tú is due to join Ho Chi Minh City FC for 3 billion đong.  Đinh Viết Tú made 25 apps last season scoring once.  The fee is a reported 3 billion dong.

11th November 2018

It is being reported on Goal.vn that CLB Nam Định defender Hữu Quý is due to join Ho Chi Minh City FC.  The 25 year old made 26 apps last season scoring twice.

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