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Election candidates warned not to campaign at Asian Cup

Candidates for Asian Football Confederation elections, including several FIFA Council seats, have been reminded they risk disciplinary action for campaigning this month at the Asian Cup.

AFC Asian Cup 2019: India leave footprint in Asia

India win first Asian Cup game in 54 years with a 4-1 thrashing of Thailand in campaign opener.


AFC allows fourth substitution in extra-time at 2019 Asian Cup

Teams will be allowed to make a fourth substitution if their matches go into extra-time during next year's Asian Cup finals, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said on Friday.

India’s Asian Cup preparation to kick off with East-Asian test

While India will be competing with a full-strength squad, their opponents instead chosen to send their second string teams.

Asian Cup 2019 Draw: India placed alongside UAE, Thailand and Bahrain in Group A

India have been placed alongside UAE, Thailand and Bahrain in Group A of Asian Cup 2019 finals.

Asian Cup qualifier: India on cusp of registering berth

The 32-year-old's goal proved to be the difference as India gritted out a 1-0 win over fancied Kyrgyzstan in a crucial Asian Cup qualifying match in Bangalore. The victory, second in as many matches, helped India retain the top spot in the Group A of the qualifiers.


Australia edge out South Korea 2-1 in extra time to lift maiden Asian Cup

Substitute James Troisi scored halfway through extra time to give tournament hosts Australia a hard-fought victory.

Final against South Korea is toughest test: Tim Cahill

Socceroos veteran forward Tim Cahill is aware of the difficulty of taking on the Taegeuk Warriors.

Australia go past UAE in Asian Cup semifinal, set up summit clash with South Korea

The Socceroos took a firm grip on the contest when defenders Sainsbury and Davidson scored inside the first 15 minutes.

India to gain: AFC mulls more slots for Asian Cup

The proposals, set to be ratified at next meeting of the executive committee, include the Asian Cup, which will have 24 teams instead of 16 after the 2015 edition.