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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?
Australia Wins Asian Cup, Discovers Soccer
February 03, 2015
Australia Wins Asian Cup, Discovers Soccer
Football – known as soccer locally – gets a new lease of life in Australia after a successful tournament.
Australia Wins Asian Cup, Discovers Soccer
Singapore Plans ASEAN Bid for 2030 World Cup
October 09, 2013
Singapore Plans ASEAN Bid for 2030 World Cup
Singapore hopes to bring the first World Cup to Southeast Asia, to be shared among ASEAN members.
Singapore Plans ASEAN Bid for 2030 World Cup
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?
A Crushing Defeat For New Zealand Rugby
December 05, 2012
A Crushing Defeat For New Zealand Rugby
A tough loss spoils what was an amazing streak for New Zealand Rugby. Can they bounce back?
A Crushing Defeat For New Zealand Rugby
Qatar and the World Cup: The 'Heat' is On
September 26, 2012
Qatar and the World Cup: The 'Heat' is On
Some are concerned that Qatar’s 2022 World Cup held in the summer with high temperatures could be a problem.
Qatar and the World Cup: The 'Heat' is On
Iran Seeks World Cup Appearance
September 19, 2012
Iran Seeks World Cup Appearance
The national team, known as Team Melli, is vying for a spot at the 2014 tournament in Brazil.
Iran Seeks World Cup Appearance
Lebanon Makes History
March 02, 2012
Lebanon Makes History
Football is a rare unifying force for Lebanon. Thanks to South Korea, the World Cup finals could be as well.
Lebanon Makes History
Maradona on the Move?
February 03, 2012
Maradona on the Move?
U.A.E. won’t qualify from the World Cup’s Asia group. So would Diego Maradona really want to coach them?
Maradona on the Move?
Australian Sour Grapes?
December 10, 2011
Australian Sour Grapes?
The head of Football Federation Australia suggests the controversy over Qatar getting the World Cup isn’t over.
Australian Sour Grapes?
China's World Cup Agony
December 09, 2011
China's World Cup Agony
If China wants to do better in international football it needs to do more to get its kids to play the game.
China's World Cup Agony
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
An India Beyond Cricket?
April 10, 2011
An India Beyond Cricket?
India’s obsession with cricket may be preventing it from excelling internationally in other sports. What’s the alternative?
An India Beyond Cricket?
Insights on Cricket in 2011
February 18, 2011
Insights on Cricket in 2011
What will the 2011 Cricket World Cup bring for the three South Asian countries hosting it, and for cricket generally?
Insights on Cricket in 2011
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