Former Football Association of Singapore president Zainudin Nordin has no doubts over the ASEAN Super League’s (ASL) potential and continues leading calls to get it running in September, but it remains a concept filled with uncertainties.
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.
The Indonesian football association (PSSI) have announced the squad chosen by coach Alfred Riedl for next week’s friendly against Malaysia that will signal their return from the international wilderness.
Changes in Malaysian football will have to wait following the Football Association of Malaysia’s (FAM) decision to maintain the status quo, including persuading wantaway president Tengku Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah to stay on until the 2017 Congress.
The Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) is sticking to its story it was advised by the government to withdraw from hosting the 2017 FIFA Congress, denying the sport’s governing body took hosting rights from them.