Mat Yo gives Dollah hope

PETALING JAYA (20 Nov 2014) – Terengganu-born national striker Norshahrul Idlan Talaha’s football career took a dive after moving to Johor Darul Takzim not because of anything but because he spent more time warming the bench instead of being in the thick of action on the field. However, national football coach Dollah Salleh has faith…

Vietnam sign with Grand Sport

HANOI (19 Nov 2014) – Grand Sport – Thailand’s biggest sportswear manufacturer – has been unveiled as the new kit supplier for Vietnam ahead of their challenge for the AFF Suzuki Cup this weekend. The five-year-deal was unveiled this afternoon at the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) headquarters and which was attended by Dr Tran Quoc…

Kiwis no match for Thais

KORAT (18 Nov 2014) – Thailand showed further progress ahead of the AFF Suzuki Cup next week when they beat New Zealand 2-0 tonight at the 80th Anniversary Stadium in Nakhon Ratchasima. The 2012 runners up proved that they are on the right track for the biennial championship with a goal in each half through…

Rivalry renewed in Osaka

SYDNEY (18 Nov 2014) – One of Asia’s greatest rivalries will be revived tonight when Japan host Australia just 52 days out from the 2015 AFC Asian Cup. Both sides will be looking to land an early psychological blow as two of the favourites to win January’s tournament take to Osaka’s Yanmar Stadium. The two…