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September 07, 2012
"I have never sold a match.."
Coach accuses his goalkeeper of intentionally throwing the game in Malaysian Football.
"I have never sold a match.."
Didier Drogba and Nicolas Anelka Heading Home?
August 31, 2012
Didier Drogba and Nicolas Anelka Heading Home?
How events off the field could lead to some big changes for Chinese football.
Didier Drogba and Nicolas Anelka Heading Home?
'Flag-gate' Hits 2012 Olympics
July 30, 2012
'Flag-gate' Hits 2012 Olympics
The accidental use of a South Korean flag for the North Korean women’s soccer team sets an awkward tone for the 2012 games.
'Flag-gate' Hits 2012 Olympics
July 19, 2012
A 'Yellow Card' for Asian Football Head?
John Duerden notes a mixed victory for Mohamed Bin Hammam, whose lifetime ban was overturned.
A 'Yellow Card' for Asian Football Head?
FIFA and Asian Football Official Collide Over Ethics
July 17, 2012
FIFA and Asian Football Official Collide Over Ethics
In a bid for the FIFA presidency, corruption and bribery charges are leveled, reports John Duerden.
FIFA and Asian Football Official Collide Over Ethics
July 13, 2012
South Korean Superstar Park Ji-sung Switches UK Teams
One of the world’s football stars to play for one of Asia’s leading business icons, writes John Duerden.
South Korean Superstar Park Ji-sung Switches UK Teams
Iran Sanctions Draw ‘Red Card’ in Football
July 11, 2012
Iran Sanctions Draw ‘Red Card’ in Football
In Iran, life hurts under U.S.-led sanctions. As John Duerden writes, sanctions also hurt football.
Iran Sanctions Draw ‘Red Card’ in Football
Hijab Allowed Back on the Football Field
July 06, 2012
Hijab Allowed Back on the Football Field
John Duerden dissects the IFAB’s decision to lift a ban on women wearing headscarves while playing football.
Hijab Allowed Back on the Football Field
Park Chu-young’s Military Mess
July 02, 2012
Park Chu-young’s Military Mess
Can South Korea’s star soccer striker Park Chu-young turn his grim situation around?
Park Chu-young’s Military Mess
Can J-League Stay Clean?
February 22, 2012
Can J-League Stay Clean?
The J-League has made clear it wants to keep its distance from the Yakuza. Can Japanese football stay clean?
Can J-League Stay Clean?
ASEAN's Golden Goal
October 31, 2011
ASEAN's Golden Goal
ASEAN is mulling making a joint bid to host the 2030 World Cup. Its chances depend on members working together.
ASEAN's Golden Goal
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