Singapore: The AFF Cup semi-finals will take place in the coming days with hosts Singapore facing Indonesia in the first leg of their semi-final on Wednesday and defending champions Vietnam up against Thailand a day later.
The matches see Singapore compete in the last four of the regional tournament for the first time since 2012, while five-time runners-up Indonesia are desperate to get their hands on the trophy for the first time.
Vietnam have not lost a match in the competition since 2016 but finishing second in Group B meant a date with many peoples' favourites – the record five-time winners Thailand.
Ahead of the semi-finals, the-AFC.com takes a closer look at the contenders.
Vote For Your Best 2021 AFC Champions League Team: Forwards
Kuala Lumpur: The goalkeeper, four defenders and three midfielders have been decided and now the-AFC.com asks fans of Asian football to vote for their favourite forwards at the 2021 AFC Champions League.
Using a statistics-based approach, we’ve selected 10 of the star performers from the continental competition as we look to complete the All-Star XI.
Review our list of AFC Champions League frontmen and don’t forget to vote for your favourite at the foot of the article.
East Asia and ASEAN Wrap: Urawa lift Emperor’s Cup; Macarthur FC, Western United continue to set pace
Hong Kong: Tomoaki Makino scored in the 93rd minute of the 2021 Emperor’s Cup final to see Urawa Red Diamonds defeat Oita Trinita 2-1 to lift the title as the centre-back brought the curtain down on 10 years at the Saitama club in perfect fashion.
Macarthur FC and Western United both won in Australia as they continue to lead the way, while the 2021 Chinese Super League is back in full swing.
Elsewhere, there were matches in Hong Kong and Chinese Taipei, so join the-AFC.com as we review the action from across East Asia and ASEAN.