Soccer-Arsenal’s Vietnam visit in doubt due to stadium fees (Reuters)

HANOI, June 14 (Reuters) – Organisers of a soccer friendly between English club Arsenal and Vietnam are facing a battle to ensure the match goes ahead after the owners of the stadium venue hiked their fees for the game. Arsenal would be the first Premier League team to visit Vietnam and while the country’s football federation played down concerns the game could be canceled, they said the price being quoted to use the My Dinh national stadium was too high. The Vietnam soccer federation has appealed to the government and local media to pressure the owners to lower fees after they demanded 1. …

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