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New and Improved MA Development Programmes Launched

DILI (9 Sept 2019) - Member Association (MA) development has been one of the core focus areas of the Asian Football Confederation’s (AFC) Vision and Mission and the last 12 months have witnessed the introduction of a plethora of...

Development of Asian goalkeepers strengthened

DILI (15 Sept 2019) - The high-level AFC Goalkeeping Coaching Tutors’ Course 2019 concluded in Kuala Lumpur on Friday with participants praising its comprehensive curriculum and expressed their willingness to impart their knowledge to coaches in their respective countries. Combining...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Australia and NZ unveil plans for co-hosted FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™

SYDNEY (17 Dec 2019) - Football Federation Australia and New Zealand Football have unveiled their vision to host the first-ever FIFA Women’s World CupTM in the Asia-Pacific region in 2023, in what would also be the first...

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...


Tae-yong, the frontrunner to replace McMenemy

JAKARTA (10 Nov 2019) – Former head coach of South Korea Shin Tae-yong has emerged as the frontrunner to replace Simon McMenemy as the...