International Competitions


Update on upcoming FIFA World Cup qualifiers in Asia, Vietnam adjusts plan of National Team

Based on the latest announce of FIFA and AFC on the afternoon of 12th Aug, due to the situation of Covid-19, the upcoming qualifying matches for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ and AFC Asian Cup China 2023, originally scheduled to take place during the international match windows in October and November 2020, will be rescheduled to 2021.

Suzuki Motor Corporation secures seventh AFF Championship

SINGAPORE (16 March 2020) – Suzuki Motor Corporation has reaffirmed its commitment to football in South East Asia by announcing they will title sponsor this year’s ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Football Championship for the seventh successive occasion.

AFC Cup 2020: Ho Chi Minh City see off Lao Toyota to make it two wins in a row

Ho Chi Minh City notched their second consecutive win in Group F of AFC Cup 2020 after toiling to a 2-0 win over Lao Toyota at the New Laos National Stadium on Tuesday.

Than Quang Ninh down Svay Rieng to pick up first victory of AFC Cup 2020

Than Quang Ninh finally recorded their first win in AFC Cup 2020 as they brushed aside Preah Khan Reach Svay Rieng with a 4-1 triumph at the Phnom Penh Olympic Stadium on Wednesday.

Statement on upcoming Asian FIFA World Cup qualifiers

FIFA and the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) met at the Home of FIFA to discuss football activities in Asia.

Group G – MD2: Ceres Negros FC 2-2 Than Quang Ninh

Manila: Nguyen Hai Huy struck 20 minutes from time to earn Vietnam’s Than Quang Ninh their first point of the 2020 AFC Cup on Tuesday as Thanh Hung Phan’s side sealed a 2-2 draw with home side Ceres Negros FC at Manila’s Rizal Memorial Stadium.

Group F – MD1: Yangon United FC 2-2 Ho Chi Minh City FC

Yangon: Myanmar’s Yangon United FC and Ho Chi Minh City FC of Vietnam settled for a 2-2 draw in their opening 2020 AFC Cup Group F tie on Tuesday. Yangon came back from an early deficit with two quick goals, but Nguyen Cong Phuong’s 42nd minute strike helped Ho Chi Minh salvage a point.

Rising Tien Linh eyes big things with Vietnam

Twenty two-years-old. Dauntless. Having scored two goals in his FIFA World Cup™ qualifying debut, this was how Vietnam striker Nguyen Tien Linh impressed the media and fans alike in Asia’s qualifying for Qatar 2022.

Group G – MD1: Bali United FC 4-1 Than Quang Ninh

Bali: Melvin Platje scored a second half brace as Bali United bounced back from going a goal down to hand 10-man Than Quang Ninh a 4-1 defeat on Tuesday as the Indonesians made a winning start to their 2020 AFC Cup campaign.

Cong Phuong named in the list of the players to watch at AFC Cup 2020 ASEAN Zone

Kuala Lumpur: The group stage of the 2020 AFC Cup in the ASEAN Zone kicks off on Tuesday as 12 clubs from Southeast Asia prepare to fight for regional bragging rights and a place in the knockout rounds. From AFC Cup debutants to tournament heavyweights, there’s plenty to whet the appetite, and we’ve hand-picked six players for you to look out for.

AFC decided to adjust the fixture of HCM City Club and Than Quang Ninh at AFC Cup 2020

On the afternoon of 5th Feb, AFC officially announced the notification about the adjustment schedule of HCM City Club and Than Quang Ninh at the AFC Cup 2020.