Conceptualised a decade ago, the start of the ASEAN Super League (ASL) has been delayed several times. The odds seem stacked against the regional league, but former Football Association of Singapore president Zainudin Nordin is confident it will take flight.
Politics in football, like those in other persuasions, has a fairly murky reputation riven as it is with cloaked backroom deals and shady careerists more concerned with personal enhancement than unified progress.
Southeast Asian (ASEAN) member associations will write to their respective National Olympic Councils (NOCs) to push for an under-21 football tournament at the next SEA Games, to be held in Kuala Lumpur in 2017…
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) expressed serious concerns over the safety and security of teams, media and fans during the AFC Asian Cup Australia 2015 following the unfortunate crisis in Sydney.
Fiery Al Hilal forward Nassir Al Shamrani has taken out the AFC Player of the Year award at a gala event in Manilla on Sunday night, despite reportedly being banned for eight matches after spitting at Western Sydney defender Matthew Spiranovic.