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Akram Afif, Saki Kumagai scoop individual Asian Player of the Year awards

December 02, 2019 7:36 pm

South Korea's Son Heung-min was named the International Player of the Year while his 18-year-old compatriot Lee Kang-in, who plays for Valencia, was named the Youth Player of the Year.

Al Hilal win AFC Champions League as late goals down Urawa Red Diamonds

November 24, 2019 6:41 pm

Al Hilal won their first AFC Champions League title since the competition was launched in 2002 and it was their third in the competition after victories in the Asian Club Championship in 1991 and 2000.

AFC recognises ISL as India's top league, recommends two I-League clubs' entry by 2020-21

October 26, 2019 10:48 pm

AFC recognised the Indian Super League as the country's premier competition while recommending the AIFF to "open a pathway" for two I-League clubs' entry into ISL by the end of 2020-21 season.

Chennai City FC says referee racially abused Japanese player

October 25, 2019 3:19 pm

Chennai City FC says a Japanese player on the team was racially abused by a Sri Lankan referee during an International Club Cup match against the Bashundhara Kings in Chittagong.

AFC Cup final moved from North Korea to China due to sanctions: AFC

October 22, 2019 10:30 pm

The AFC made the decision based on considerations over the televising and promotion of the game so that it is viewable throughout Asia and the Middle East, it said.

AIFF signs coaching convention with Asian Football Confederation

April 22, 2019 6:14 pm

All India Football Federation (AIFF) has signed an agreement called Coaching Convention with the Asian Football Confederation to extensively focus on coaching rules and methods.

Not having venue to host AFC Cup match, Minerva Punjab contemplates to shut shop

April 05, 2019 8:25 pm

Minerva Punjab owner Ranjt Bajaj Friday said he was contemplating "shutting" down his club as he could not find a venue to host the I-League side's AFC Cup home match on May 1.

Al Romaithi withdraws from AFC presidential election

March 22, 2019 11:38 am

Mohammed Khalfan Al Romaithi ended his attempt to unseat Asian Football Confederation (AFC) President Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa when he pledged his support for the Bahraini on Thursday.

Australian players union slams FA's support for Sheikh Salman

March 19, 2019 9:03 am

Australia's professional players union slammed the country's support for the re-election of Asian Football Confederation President Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim al-Khalifa in the wake of the Hakeem al-Araibi affair.

AIFF President Praful Patel in race for AFC's FIFA council member election

March 01, 2019 4:36 pm

The AFC Electoral Committee will be responsible for all tasks relating to the organisation, running and supervision of the elections. The FIFA Governance Committee will nominate representatives to monitor the running of the elections for FIFA Council positions.