Raiders v Nam An – Cup game

The Background On a hot sunny afternoon Saigon Raiders lined out against a very formidable 12 man Nam An outfit in the first game ever in the SIFL 11 a side Cup. Having already beaten them twice this season in two close encounters the Raiders knew that Nam An would be extra motivated to secure a victory. They would use ... More

Sunday Dec.3 , 2017 Saigon Raiders Vs Japan FC

On Sunday early night our team fit with quality player, we formation like 3-5-2, we fully came with confident after continue defeat 5 games and today another game we eager to keep that performance with number of quality player. Pat Step up to be Golly today thanks Pat. We start with strong defense with 3 nations Ohashi ... More

Ruthless Raiders Roll On

Friday 24th November rolled round with the Raiders on serious flames off the back of their 14th or whatever straight win (check “SportEasy”) against a strong HotShits team the week prior. Coldog Millionaire named a strong starting 11 (see below - 93, that’s a bit much isn’t it?) and equally as strong bench for what ... More

Match Report vs KHS 11/11/17

After a hard-fought victory last week, where we suffered from bumps, bruises and bias, we returned to Ky Hoa. The Rossoneri Raiders lined up ready for another battle against a local side who lined up in an Argentina strip, time to see if they were a team of Alfredo Di Stéfanos or Franco Di Santos. We had a strong XI ... More

Menacing Frenchman, 7 foot pikeys and a mind blowing penalty!

Another statement made by the Raiders!! With the Saigon raiders first official pool party looming, moral was high coming into our first Friday night fixture. A great squad had been assembled both on and off the park and players were chomping at the bit for 3 more points. An inspirational team talk by the coach and skip ... More

Nam An FC Match Report

Somewhere in the depths of District 6 a middle-aged Vietnamese referee woke up to the sounds of cockerels and hooting trucks and felt a sense of excitement as the day begun. The night previous, he had washed his Fifa* referee garments in the sink and hung them to drip dry in a courtyard. The referee, poised for a day of ... More

Saigon Raiders 12 – 0 Vietnamese team 28/10-17

It was a sunny day and a great day to play a friendly game against a team Clemens knew. Many players were on Cambodia trip so there were a few new faces playing. The Saigon Raiders took over the match right from the beginning and we should have taken the lead by a few goals within the first 20 minutes. We seemed ... More

Raiders Red vs. Raiders White

When news about a fixture cancellation reached the Raiders, a big **sigh** could be heard all over Saigon. But, as the great community (with great members) the Saigon Raiders are, we managed to gather 22 players. Shout out to Clemens and #WeSports for gathering external players to help out. With team members gathered, ... More

Saigon Raiders 8 – The Ex Pro’s 1

When Raiders Rocked up at the new venue kindly arranged by Clem and ‘WeSport’ there was one thing on everyone’s mind. How small are those 11 a side goals… surely they are more like 7-9 a side sized? On inspection, after an incident in the first half that shall go unnamed it was found that indeed, the goals were ... More

Saigon Raiders vs Filestring

Today the weather is very well a little bit cloudy. Although today we lack of main player but coach Colin have gave chance to another player who exist today. New face player come with energizer. The game start at first minute two team play with high pressure our opponent tackle closer to us. So we can’t play with ... More