Vietnam gripped by football fever ahead of cup final

HANOI – Amid a deafening symphony of motorbike horns and the sound of wooden spoons beating against kitchen pots and pans, thousands of Vietnamese took to the streets this week to celebrate victory in an otherwise little-followed sporting event: the under-23 Asian Cup semi-finals. The reaction might seem over the top for a non-elite football […]

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