Manama: Saudi Arabia missed out on a third GCC U-23 Championship title in five tournaments as the defending champions were edged 1-0 by 2013 hosts Bahrain on Monday.
Muscat: AFC President Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa has congratulated Oman Football Association and its President Sayyid Khalid bin Hamed bin Hamoud Al Busaidi for successfully hosting the trophy unveiling and official draw of the AFC U-22 Championship Oman 2013.
Muscat: Hosts Oman will begin their AFC U-22 Championship campaign against Myanmar as the draw for the championship was conducted in the capital of the Sultanate on Saturday.
Sydney: Australian U-20 international Reece Caira has joined A-League side Wellington Phoenix on a two-year contract.
Pekanbaru: The AFC U-22 Championship 2013 qualifiers have concluded with the last group, Group E, finishing their matches on Sunday as Australia became the last team as the group’s runners-up to qualify for the finals.
Pekanbaru: Japan became the 13th country to qualify for the inaugural edition of the AFC U-22 Championship Finals after they secured a comfortable 5-1 victory over hosts Indonesia in the Group E qualifiers on Thursday.