Soccer

Iniesta confident Japanese club Vissel Kobe can recover

Apr 25, 2019

Andres Iniesta is confident he can help his struggling Japanese team turn things around after a disappointing start to the season

Melbourne eliminated after draw in Asian Champions League

Apr 23, 2019

A pair of Australian teams earned draws in the Asian Champions League, good enough to keep one alive in the competition while eliminating the other

Consadole Sapporo beats Yokohama F Marinos 3-0 in J-League

Apr 20, 2019

Thai playmaker Chanathip Songkrasin, Akito Fukumori and Brazilian striker Anderson Lopes scored first-half goals to lead Consadole Sapporo to a 3-0 win over Yokohama F Marinos in the J-League

Aussie doctors bestowed Thai royal honors for cave rescue

Apr 19, 2019

Australian doctors in Thailand to receive royal honors for helping rescue a boys soccer team from a flooded cave say they are looking forward to a reunion with the people they helped save

Asian soccer candidate files complaint about Kuwaiti sheikh

Apr 18, 2019

A candidate who lost an election to join the FIFA Council this month has filed a formal complaint accusing Olympic powerbroker Sheikh Ahmad al-Fahad al-Sabah of 'threats and manipulation'

Asia takes first steps on road to 2022 World Cup in Qatar

Apr 17, 2019

The first steps on the road to the next World Cup were taken on Wednesday when the Asian Football Confederation held a draw for the first round of qualifying for Qatar 2022

Fellaini scores to help Shandong Luneng win in Asia

Apr 9, 2019

Former Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini scored to help Chinese club Shandong Luneng beat Malaysian champion Johor Darul Ta'zim 2-1 in the Asian Champions League

Head of Asian soccer running unopposed for new term

Apr 5, 2019

Head of Asian soccer running unopposed for new term

China requires naturalized players to learn party history

Mar 31, 2019

Want to play football as a naturalized Chinese citizen

Nagoya beats Sapporo 4-0 to take over top spot in J-League

Mar 30, 2019

Brazilian midfielder Gabriel Xavier scored two goals as Nagoya Grampus beat Consadole Sapporo 4-0 to move into first place in the J-League