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Tae-yong to be unveiled as new Indonesia head coach tomorrow

JAKARTA (27 Dec 2019) – The FA of Indonesia (PSSI) are set to introduce Shin Tae-yong as the new national head coach tomorrow at the Pakansari Stadium in Bogor. The decision to hire the South Korean was made by the...

VAR set for historic full debut at AFC U23 meet

DILI (26 Dec 2019) – Asian football will reach another historic milestone with the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system making its full tournament debut at the upcoming AFC U23 Championship 2020 in Thailand. The AFC U23 Championship is scheduled to...

Pengiran Matusin calls for high performance from refs

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (24 Dec 2019) – Pengiran Matusin Pengiran Matasan, the President of the National FA of Brunei Darussalam (NFABD) has called on all referees in the country to demonstrate high performance. “The football referee association plays a very...

Becamex Binh Duong win BTV Cup 2019

HANOI (24 Dec 2019) – Becamex Binh Duong won the BTV Cup 2019 this week when they beat Vietnam Under-20 side 3-0 in the final that was played at the Go Dau Stadium. The young Vietnam side tried to make...

Indonesia start preparation for AFF and AFC U16

JAKARTA (22 Dec 2019) – Indonesia have started preparing their squad for the AFF and also the AFC U16 Championship 2020. Indonesia are one of two teams from ASEAN who have qualified for the AFC U16 Championship 2020 that will...

Kurniawan to coach Sabah in Malaysian Super League

KOTA KINABALU (21 Dec 2019) - Former Indonesian international Kurniawan Dwi Yulianto has signed to coach Sabah as they look to make an impression after gaining promotions into the Malaysian Super League 2020. Sabah FA president Datuk Peter Anthony announced...

JDT target USD 242 million valuations in two years

JOHOR BARU (20 Dec 2019) – Ambitious Johor Darul Ta'zim (JDT) are targeting RM 1 billion (USD 242 million) valuation in two years. Club owner Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim said that the target set is achievable where they are currently...

Newcastle stalwart Kantarovski pens two-year extension

NEWCASTLE (19 Dec 2019) - Newcastle Jets stalwart and local boy Ben Kantarovski has signed a two-year contract extension. Kantarovski, 27, had put pen to paper on a deal that will keep the midfielder in the Hunter Valley until at...

Persib take on PS Tira for inaugural Liga 1 Putri crown  

BANDUNG (19 Dec 2019) – Persib Bandung will take on PS Tira in the finals of the Indonesia Liga 1 Putri as they look to lift be the first team to lift the inaugural title. The first-ever Indonesia Liga 1...

Vietnam U23 to play Bahrain as final tune-up for AFC meet

HANOI (18 Dec 2019) – With the AFC Under-23 Championship less than three weeks away, the Vietnam U23 team has lined up a match against their counterparts from Bahrain as their final tune-up. The match in Bangkok has been penned...


BEACH SOCCER: Vietnam beat Malaysia; first win for China

CHONBURI (15 Nov 2019) – Defending champions Vietnam moved to the top of the standings of the AFF Beach Soccer today when they beat...