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Asia Winning World Cup (Off The Field, That Is)
June 25, 2018

Asia Winning World Cup (Off The Field, That Is)

By Anthony Fensom
China's team may not have made it, but its companies are well represented at the World Cup.

Southeast Asia's African Football Slaves
February 15, 2018

Southeast Asia's African Football Slaves

By Jeremy Luedi
Hoping to become football stars, young West Africans are coming to Southeast Asia in droves. Some will never make it home.
Football Leaks: The Kazakh Connection
January 03, 2017

Football Leaks: The Kazakh Connection

By Paolo Sorbello
A Kazakh family is at the center of a scandal that unveiled murky deals in the global world of football.

Weather Issues Might Yet Shift 2022 World Cup
October 31, 2014

Weather Issues Might Yet Shift 2022 World Cup

By Samuel Chi
If human rights abuses can’t persuade FIFA, the heat might do the job.

Could Qatar Lose the World Cup?
September 25, 2014

Could Qatar Lose the World Cup?

By Samuel Chi
Is FIFA finally ready to yank the World Cup away from its controversial 2022 host nation?

Brutal Migrant Labor and Heat: Qatar Unfit to Hold the World Cup
October 03, 2013

Brutal Migrant Labor and Heat: Qatar Unfit to Hold the World Cup

Ahead of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, the world should heed lessons from the past.

Potential Winter World Cup 2022 Debate Rages
April 02, 2013

Potential Winter World Cup 2022 Debate Rages

Lawyers and soccer associations are still sorting out the implications of a World Cup in Qatar’s summer heat.

Thailand’s Makudi to Run for AFC Presidency
March 01, 2013

Thailand’s Makudi to Run for AFC Presidency

Thailand’s Worawi Makudi wants to head the Asian Football Confederation. Will his past get in the way?

Rival Indonesian Football Leagues to Merge?
February 22, 2013

Rival Indonesian Football Leagues to Merge?

Indonesia’s pro football leagues must shape up or risk suspension from international competition.

Southeast Asia Football Rising?
January 15, 2013

Southeast Asia Football Rising?

Southeast Asia has a passion for football but few indigenous stars. Teerasil Dangda could help change that.

FIFA Set to Suspend Indonesia
December 14, 2012

FIFA Set to Suspend Indonesia

Years of mismanagement and corruption has forced the world soccer body to crack down on Indonesia.

A Red Card For Iraqi Football?
October 19, 2012

A Red Card For Iraqi Football?

FIFA has declared that the country is not safe to host official international games.

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