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Whither China’s National Football Team?
February 28, 2017
Whither China’s National Football Team?
Can throwing resources at China’s football infrastructure translate to success on the international stage?
Whither China’s National Football Team?
Football Leaks: The Kazakh Connection
January 03, 2017
Football Leaks: The Kazakh Connection
A Kazakh family is at the center of a scandal that unveiled murky deals in the global world of football.
Football Leaks: The Kazakh Connection
Central Asia's Sports Obsession: Leave the Beard Behind, Please
June 04, 2016
Central Asia's Sports Obsession: Leave the Beard Behind, Please
More protests in Kazakhstan, sports in Turkmenistan, and Kumtor back in the news; recommended reads.
Central Asia's Sports Obsession: Leave the Beard Behind, Please
Selling Dreams Along the Silk Road
September 18, 2015
Selling Dreams Along the Silk Road
A football slave or a naïve migrant?
Selling Dreams Along the Silk Road
Style, Warfare and George Washington
December 03, 2014
Style, Warfare and George Washington
There's reason to be grateful that the outcomes of wars aren't determined by committee.
Style, Warfare and George Washington
Qatar’s Deadly World Cup
May 22, 2014
Qatar’s Deadly World Cup
Migrant workers from South Asia are dying in their hundreds to prepare for the 2022 World Cup.
Qatar’s Deadly World Cup
UN Chief Ban Ki-moon Arrives in China
June 19, 2013
UN Chief Ban Ki-moon Arrives in China
Plus, China mediates the Sudan dispute and the Communist Youth League holds National Conference. Tuesday China links.
UN Chief Ban Ki-moon Arrives in China
World Cup Hopes Hang in the Balance for Japan, Australia
March 27, 2013
World Cup Hopes Hang in the Balance for Japan, Australia
Japan and Australia had their World Cup hopes put on hold last night by Jordan and Oman.
World Cup Hopes Hang in the Balance for Japan, Australia
Sendai: A Tale of Football and Hope
March 11, 2013
Sendai: A Tale of Football and Hope
A film tells the story of football’s role in rebuilding Sendai after the March 2011 earthquake.
Sendai: A Tale of Football and Hope
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?
Thailand’s Makudi to Run for AFC Presidency
Japan: A Football, Rugby Powerhouse in the Making?
February 25, 2013
Japan: A Football, Rugby Powerhouse in the Making?
More Japanese football and rugby players are moving to Europe and Oceania. Media frenzies ensue.
Japan: A Football, Rugby Powerhouse in the Making?
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.
Rival Indonesian Football Leagues to Merge?
Asian Footballers Speak Out Against Racism
February 01, 2013
Asian Footballers Speak Out Against Racism
Racism in football is an ugly reality, but a growing number of Asian players are speaking out.
Asian Footballers Speak Out Against Racism
Is China's Football Boom Already Over?
January 30, 2013
Is China's Football Boom Already Over?
Nicolas Anelka and Didier Drogba have left Shanghai Shenhua, raising questions about soccer in China.
Is China's Football Boom Already Over?
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.
Southeast Asia Football Rising?
Jong Tae Se's Big Move
January 08, 2013
Jong Tae Se's Big Move
Jong Tae Se is set to sign for South Korea’s club, the Suwon Bluewings.
Jong Tae Se's Big Move
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