Asia holds World Cup draw despite '22 doubts

The draw for the first of Asia's World Cup qualifiers was made on Wednesday, even though FIFA has yet to decide how many teams will play in 2022.

4yNicolas Anil

Malaysia top SEA group, Lions beat Brunei

Hosts Malaysia survived a scare against stubborn minnows Laos to win 3-1 at Shah Alam on Wednesday to top Group A in SEA Games men's football.

4yNicolas Anil

Malaysia won't fall vs. Laos - Kumaahran

Forward S. Kumaahran warned unbeaten Malaysia of any complacency as they look for a win over minnows Laos to ensure topping Group A at the SEA Games.

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4yKenneth Tan

Ikhsan on SEA target for Singapore vs. Laos

Singapore retain a slim chance of making the SEA Games semifinals after securing a 2-0 Group A victory over Laos in Kuala Lumpur on Friday.

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4yKenneth Tan

Singapore fight for SEA Games life vs. Laos

Anything less than a win in their third SEA Games match against Laos on Friday will see Singapore eliminated from the men's football competition.

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AFC bans 22 Laos and Cambodian players

Southeast Asian football has been rocked by life bans for 22 players from Laos and Cambodia for match-fixing after a ruling by the AFC on Wednesday.

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5yPaul Murphy

AFC Cup: Home United eye Laos pull out

Laos champions Lanexang United have withdrawn from a 2017 AFC Cup group expected to feature Singapore's Home United as Laos' football falls apart.

5yPaul Murphy

Buriram's comeback win for Mekong glory

Thailand's Buriram United overturned a first leg deficit to win the Mekong Club Championship on Sunday after accounting for Lanexang United, of Laos.

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5yJason Dasey

Ex-Benfica junior Patafta now Asian GM

Now general manager of the Laos champions, ex-Benfica junior Kaz Patafta dreams of making his mark in his native Australia at an A-League club.

RankingsAFF Cup

Goal Difference-13Tied-9th
Goals Scored19th
Goals Conceded1410th