6 December 2016
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.
7 November 2016
The Asian Football Confederation’s (AFC) newest tournament, the Solidarity Cup, has been rocked by match-fixing claims, with four players from Laos provisionally suspended by the AFC for 60 days.
28 September 2016
It was supposed to be the day the Asian Football Confederation got its house in order and established a fresh presence on the FIFA Council. It ended with millions spent for zero return and more questions than answers, as Scott McIntyre explains...
Tuesday's postponement of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) elections to choose representatives to the new FIFA Council is a blow for Singapore's Zainudin Nordin.
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27 September 2016
Football Association of Singapore (FAS) president Zainudin Nordin’s hopes of joining the FIFA Council are on hold after the Asian elections elections were called off on Tuesday… 
26 September 2016
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.
3 September 2016
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) suspended UAE-based striker Wanderley on Friday while it investigates whether the Al Nasr star acquired his Indonesian passport illegally.
23 June 2016
Outgoing Football Association of Singapore (FAS) president Zainudin Nordin believes he has a duty towards the sport he loves, hence his decision to stand for a seat on the FIFA council… 
1 March 2016
Shamsul Maidin has earned the prestige of being the first Singaporean to be appointed as the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) director of referees.
4 November 2015
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…


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