Kim Hong and Minh Phuong win Golden Ball awards. ( Image: vnexpress )
Midfielder and former captain of the national team Nguyen Minh Phuong convincingly won the top title with a high score of 387 points. Pham Thanh Luong from Hanoi ACB and Nguyen Vu Phong from Becamex Binh Duong secured the Silver and Bronze Balls, respectively. 20 year-old Nguyen Van Quyet from Hanoi T&T won the title of best young player, whilst the best foreign player award went to Nigerian striker Samson Kayode of Dong Thap.
In the women's awards, Tran Thi Kim Hong from Ho Chi Minh City earned the best female player title, followed by teammate Dang Thi Kieu Trinh in second place and Nguyen Thi Ngoc Anh from Hanoi in third.
Winners of the Golden Ball received VND 40 million, and VND 25 million went to the winner of the Silver Ball while VND 20 million for the Bronze Ball. The best young player and best foreign player were awarded VND 15 million each.