Philippines and Thailand played out a hard-fought 1-1 draw at the Panaad Stadium in Bacolod City and moved to 7 points each on the Group B table. Thailand came into the match as slight favourites but the Azkals didn’t show them too much respect and it worked wonders for them.
Indonesia’s AFF Suzuki Cup has been pretty dismal so far. The Garudas have faltered in the opening stages, losing two of their three group games. Their star players have also failed to keep up with expectations till now and a strong Indonesian team is already looking likely to exit the competition which has haunted them for so long.
The AFF Suzuki Cup 2018 has entered its business end with teams scrambling for the two semifinal spots available from each groups. So, FOX Sports Asia has done all the hard work and bring to you what each teams need to do in order to progress to the knockout!
Fandi Ahmad made known his disappointment of losing key man Shahril Ishak for the remainder of the 2018 AFF Suzuki Cup tournament after the veteran forward went under the knife for a dislocated shoulder.
Indonesia succumbed to their second defeat in three matches in the AFF Suzuki Cup – a 4-2 loss to defending champions Thailand which left them on the brink of an early exit from the tournament. But who is to blame for their dismal performance?
What is it with Thai left-backs and scoring outrageous corner kick goals? Just three years after Thailand first-choice left-back Theerathon Bunmathan scored direct from corner kick for Buriram United, his national team deputy Korrakot Wiriyaudomsiri has done exactly the same against Indonesia in the AFF Suzuki Cup 2018.