| PETALING JAYA (March 9, 2007) – Australia will be taking part in the Asean Football Federation (AFF) Futsal Championship for the first time ever in Bangkok from March 26-31.
Australia, which gained membership into the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) in 2006, has been placed in Group A of the meet alongside last year’s losing finalist Indonesia, Philippines and Malaysia.
Group B will feature defending champion Thailand, Vietnam, Brunei and Myanmar.
All matches for the AFF Futsal Championship will be played at the Hua Mak Indoor Stadium.
Group A: Malaysia, Australia, Philippines, Indonesia
Group B: Vietnam, Thailand, Brunei, Myanmar
AFF FUTSAL CHAMPIONSHIP FIXTURES
March 26: Philippines vs Indonesia (12pm)/ Brunei vs Myanmar (2pm)/ Vetnam
March 27: Brunei vs Vietnam (12pm)/ Philippines vs Malaysia (2pm)/ Australia
March 28: Australia vs Philippines (12pm)/ Myanmar vs Vietnam (2pm)/ Brunei
March 29: REST DAY/TEAM MANAGERS MEETING
March 30: Champion A vs Runner-up B (4pm)/ Champion B vs Runner-up A (6pm)
March 31: Third/Fourth Placing (4pm)/ Final (6pm)