Cambodia impress on opening day as Timor Leste hold Philippines
Phnom Penh: Host Cambodia made a blistering start to their AFF U23 Championship 2022 campaign when they defeated Brunei Darussalam 6-0, while Timor Leste held the Philippines to a 2-2 draw in Group A action at the Morodok Techo National Stadium on Monday.
Brunei take on Timor Leste next, while the Philippines will be aiming to register their first win when they play Cambodia on Thursday.
AFC U23 Asian Cup Uzbekistan 2022™ draw set to reveal thrilling encounters
Kuala Lumpur: Asia’s brightest young talents will discover their road to Continental glory when the AFC U23 Asian Cup Uzbekistan 2022™ official draw ceremony is staged in Tashkent, Uzbekistan on February 17 at 12pm (local time).
The tournament, which is a platform to unearth future Asian stars, will be staged in Central Asia for the first time, with Uzbekistan hosting 32 matches across the cities of Tashkent and Karshi from June 1 to 19.
Central and South Asia Wrap: Chasing teams close gap in India, Foolad celebrate Super Cup triumph
Bishkek: The increasingly intriguing Indian Super League title race grew even tighter, while Foolad Khouzestan secured the Iranian Super Cup as domestic football continued in parts of Central and South Asia.
Early season action continued in Bangladesh, while FC Istiklol ended their FFT Cup campaign on a high in Tajikistan.
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East Asia & ASEAN Wrap: Urawa win Super Cup; Western stay top
Kuala Lumpur: Urawa Red Diamonds have won the first piece of silverware of the Japanese season after the Emperor’s Cup winners defeated J1 League champions Kawasaki Frontale 2-0 in the Super Cup on Saturday.
A top-of-the-table clash in Australia between Western United and Sydney FC ended all square, while just three points separate the top four teams in Indonesia.
Elsewhere, Buriram United extended their lead at the Thai League 1 summit, so join the-AFC.com as we review the action from across East and Southeast Asia.
Dubai: UAE Football Association announced on Sunday the appointment of Rodolfo Arruabarrena as head coach of the men's national team.
The appointment came just 24 hours after UAE FA terminated the contract of Dutchman Bert Van Marwijk, with Arruabarrena taking charge of the team’s remaining matches in Group A of the AFC Asian Qualifiers - Road to Qatar and their AFC Asian Cup China 2023 campaign.