2020 saw the Southeast Asian football calendar turned topsy-turvy as the COVID-19 pandemic forced rescheduling of fixtures with eventual successfully-concluded seasons. It came at the cost of international football and domestic cups though. Here's the chronicling of an eventful year. #ASEANFootball #COVID-19
Daisuke Matsui's move to V.League 1 side Saigon FC is the highest-profile foreign transfer in more than a decade, but can he live up to expectations and fulfill the on-pitch ambassadorial role for his new employers?
Having failed to impress in his first Japanese stint and previous European sojourns, veteran Thailand striker Teerasil Dangda’s permanent transfer to struggling J1 League side Shimizu S-Pulse represents the final throw of the dice to make an impact overseas and... Continue Reading →
The outstanding performances of Malaysia and Vietnam in the recently-concluded AFC Under-23 Championships in China were appropriately lauded, but it is time for Southeast Asia to assert themselves on the pitch beyond results and the regional village mindset in the... Continue Reading →
(Selangor Champions League 2017 Winners Axis O2 PJ FC. Headline Photo Credit: Football Selangor) The successful conclusion of the second edition of grassroots football tournament, the Selangor Champions League, has demonstrated that the locals use football to work together for... Continue Reading →