BizLIVE - The Futsal HDBank National Championship 2020 has come to an end with the Championship belonging to Thai Son Nam, Sahako and Sanvinest Sanatech Khanh Hoa landing the second and the third positions, respectively.
Thai Son Nam was Crowned Champion of Futsal HDBank National Championship 2020 for the 5th Time in a Row
This year, overcoming the effect of the Covid-19 pandemic, the tournament again finished with flying colors, attracting tens of thousands of fans to watch at the stadium as well as through online channels.
The Futsal HDBank National Championship 2020, which was co-organized by Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) and the Voice of Vietnam (VOV), took place from June 1 to October 22, 2020. The tournament dragged longer than previous ones to go along with the situation and Covid-19 prevention requirements. This was one of the earliest high-level sports tournaments to be held in the region after the outbreak of the epidemic, so it received the enthusiastic attention of the international community and the Vietnamese audience.
With more than 100 dramatic and intense matches, this season has attracted more than 60,000 fans to the stadium and hundreds of thousands of viewers on mass media such as television channels like VTC3, VTC8, and VTC Now application of VOV. According to estimates from the Organizing Committee, the number of audiences watching this year’s tournament increased by more than 30% compared to last year, indicating the growing attraction of the tournament to fans across the country.
According to experts, this year’s tournament possessed a lot of unexpected and thrilling elements which led the audience through many levels of emotions and brought about a pleasant impression of a professional and prestigious tournament. All 10 teams in the Finals showcased their strength and unique tactics along with precious efforts throughout the tournament. A lot of score chases, dramatic matches which were only decided at the very last moments, and the excitement of the audience, etc. all created a vibrant, engaging, and emotional futsal season.
With the extremely fierce Finals, the season has officially ended with the name “Thai Son Nam” once again being chanted triumphantly. This is the 10th champion of Thai Son Nam in the history of the competition and the 5th consecutive title at this futsal tournament with the big gap in scores, affirming the talents and ingenious tactics of the defending champion. 
Sahako and Sanvinest Sanatech Khanh Hoa ranked second and third respectively after many attempts to set their names on to the top in the Futsal HDBank National Championship 2020. These two football clubs are appreciated for their flexible lineups suitable for each match. Thanks to that, they successfully overcame their opponents with a close score.
Alongside the Futsal HDBank Championship, the Organizing Committee also continued holding the side tournament - Futsal HDBank Championship for Students. After competing with the enthusiastic heat that is not inferior to the main event, 16 universities in Ho Chi Minh City have fulfilled their passion for indoor football. In the end, Nong Lam University won the HCMC Futsal HDBank Championship for Student 2020, Nguyen Tat Thanh University became the runner-up and Van Lang University took the third place.
Especially, at the awards ceremony on the evening of October 22, 2020, Organizing Committee of Futsal HDBank National Championship 2020 called for a fund of 100 million VND to support people suffering the burden caused by natural disasters in the Central regions. This noble call was welcomed and contributions were made by the audience, the Supervisory Board, the Referee, the Coaching Board, the players, and members of the Competition Organization Department. Previously, in the program “Towards the Beloved Central of Vietnam”, HDBank’s staff, sponsors, and companion units of the tournament had called and raised nearly VND 1.5 billion as well as many necessities and supplies for the people in disaster areas.
Accompanying the Futsal HDBank Championship for the 4th year since 2017 as a diamond sponsor, HDbank has been contributing to the mission to elevate the quality of Vietnamese football, improve the professionalism of futsal and boost the status of the sport in the eyes of fans all over the country. HDBank is also the only bank to sponsor the annual HDBank International Chess Tournaments for the past 10 years, contributing to the advance of Vietnam’s intellectual status upon making it to the top 7 in the world chess champion in 2019.

TRUC MAI