Football fans are the nucleus of the world game. They keep their clubs afloat and help drive their national teams to greater heights. Of course they also have their rivals, geographically and historically. So which are the biggest in this part of the world?
Impressive young Thai forward Supachai Chaided felt fierce loyalty to the team that gave him his first start in football. But when the biggest club in the country comes calling, what is a young lad to do?
Malaysia Super League (MSL) champions Johor Darul Ta’zim (JDT) have an enormous task against Japan’s Gamba Osaka in the AFC Champions League Playoff on Tuesday. Here FourFourTwo looks at other Southeast Asian clubs in the final qualifying round over the past five years…
The third annual Mekong Club Championship is about to get underway, with sides from Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar all chasing defending champions Buriram United and the US$75,000 (S$105,000) first prize.