The V.League 1 is Vietnam’s top men’s professional football league. It was founded in 1980 as A1 League and was renamed V.League 1 in 2000 when it was converted into a professional league and was allowed to hire foreign players.
V.League 1 comprises 14 clubs that play each other during the season. The league season runs from February or March till September. The clubs play each other twice in one season. Currently, the 2022 season for the league is underway. A total of 156 matches are scheduled for this season, out of which 60 have been held so far.
The season’s winner qualifies for the AFC Champions League, while the lowest performing team is relegated to the V.League 2.
How to bet on V.League 1
If you plan to bet on V.League 1, you can expect a lot of betting action during a season. With so much at stake, it is no wonder teams compete so fiercely to retain their status or reclaim the title. The intensity of the competition and the wide number of matches makes betting on V. League 1 all the more exciting.
So, if you want to join the fun, too, read on to learn how you can bet on the V.League 1.
Firstly, pick an online bookie and register to start placing bets. But before you register, do your research and choose a trustworthy site with a good reputation and credible reviews. Ideally, the bookmaker should offer wide-ranging markets, good odds, and reliable customer service, including transparent transaction mechanisms.
You will find many online sportsbooks to choose from, including Parimatch, Betfair, Bet365, 1X Bet, BetoBet, Bet winner, 22bet, etc.
Once you have picked the bookmaker, you can open an account and deposit the necessary funds. Most sites offer attractive welcome bonuses and promotions; you can use these to increase your bankroll and have more chances to bet.
Betting sites offer a wide range of bets for the V. League 1. You can select a bet type that suits your betting style and strategy. Bookies also allow you to place bets across multiple markets at one time. Here are a few options to consider when betting on the V. League 1.
V.League 1 Match Result Betting
If you are a beginner at betting, the match result bet is the simplest kind of bet you can place. It entails betting on the match outcome in terms of the goals scored.
V.League 1 Asian Handicap Bet
The handicap bet includes the provision of a virtual + or – to the scoreline. For instance, if you bet on Bali United at +1 and the team wins in 2 goals, you will win the bet. However, you will lose the bet if the team wins using one goal or the match ends in a draw. You may need to research the team’s performance history to win the bet.
V.League 1 Over/Under Bets
In this type of bet, you can bet on whether the collective score of the two teams will be over or under a certain number of points that the odd makers establish ahead of the game.
V.League 1 Both teams to score bet
This unique bet does not require picking the game-winner. You only need to bet on whether or not both the playing teams will score a goal within the original 90-minute match duration.
V.League 1 Player Prop Bet
The Player Prop bet is not related to the game outcome but is based on the performance of specific individual players in the teams playing.
How many teams are in V.League 1?
The V.League 1 currently has 14 clubs. These include Became X Binh Duong, Dong A Thanh Hoa, Haiphong, Hanoi, Hoang Anh Gia Lai, Ho Chi Minh City, Saigon, Viettel, Hong Linh Ha Tinh, Nam Dinh, SHB Da Nang, Song Lam Nghe An, and Topenland Binh.
How many football leagues are there in Vietnam?
Vietnam has two professional leagues, including the V.League 1 and V.League 2. There is a semi-professional league and an amateur league, which have different clubs.
What is the competition format of V.League 1?
The V.League 1 season runs from February/March to September every year. The clubs play each other twice in one season, each team playing 26 games in the season. Teams are ranked according to the points, the goals scored, goal difference, and one-on-one match record.
The team at the bottom of the ranking table is relegated to the V.League 2, while the champions qualify for the AFC Champions League. Similarly, the top 2 teams from the V.League 2 are promoted to V.League 1.
Is Vietnam in the FIFA world cup?
Vietnam has not qualified for the FIFA world cup and will not be playing in November. However, the Vietnamese women’s football team has qualified for the women’s FIFA World Cup to be held in 2023.
Who is the best football player in Vietnam?
The best Vietnamese football player at present is Nguyễn Quang Hải. The 25-year-old footballer plays in Pau, a French Ligue 1 club, and the Vietnamese national team as an attacking midfielder.
Nguyễn Quang Hải was also nominated as Asia’s best football player in 2017 and 2018 by football experts and a sports journalists’ panel.
Is football big in Vietnam?
Football is the most popular sport in Vietnam. The sport is played at international, national, and regional levels, while its national team is the only ASEAN team in the world’s top 100 football teams (ranked at 99).
The country also won the AFC Championship in 2008 and 2018 and is one of Southeast Asia’s most successful football teams.