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10dJohn Duerden

Low expectations for Fandi Ahmad's Singapore

Singapore legend Fandi Ahmad has a short contract but he should use that as a positive. Expectations are low and he will not be blamed for failure.

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14dJohn Duerden

Tan Cheng Hoe slowly returning Malaysia to form

For coach Tan Cheng Hoe, the AFF Cup offers a chance to show progress with a young side and right the ship after an awful period in team history.

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268dMichael Church

Ong proves Malaysia doubters wrong

The quarterfinal run of Malaysia at the AFC U23 Championship helped coach Ong Kim Swee prove his doubters wrong, including FAM boss and JDT owner TMJ.

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283dMichael Church

Five 2018 wishes for Philippines football

Qualifying for the Asian Cup will be first priority for Philippines, followed by Suzuki Cup success. Five 2018 Philippines wishes by Michael Church.

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285dESPN Staff

Sundram to 'track' Singapore stars abroad

Coach V. Sundramoorthy is set to rack up plenty of air miles in 2018 as he monitors the Lions' overseas talent before November's AFF Suzuki Cup.

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286dSteve Darby

Five 2018 wishes for Vietnam football

Hanoi-based coach Steve Darby gives his five Vietnam football wishes for 2018 as the Golden Stars aim for a second AFF Suzuki Cup title in December.

288dPaul Murphy

Five Thailand football wishes for 2018

Paul Murphy shares five wishes for Thailand football in 2018 as the Southeast Asian champions chase a third consecutive AFF Suzuki Cup title.

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288dPaul Murphy

PKNS fans must be 'realistic' - Rajagobal

Coach K. Rajagobal, who guided Malaysia to the 2010 AFF Suzuki Cup, says fans at his new club PKNS FC must be 'realistic' for the 2018 MSL season.

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307dJohn Duerden

'Malaysia won't become Kedah' - coach Tan

Don't expect overnight success, or for Malaysia to replicate the Cup glory of his former club team Kedah, says new national boss Tan Cheng Hoe.

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308dKenneth Tan

S.League cuts imports, freezes League Cup

Only two imports per club will be allowed, and the Singapore League Cup will be put on hold, as part of sweeping changes for the S.League in 2018.

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308dPaul Murphy

Malaysia coach Tan prepared for wild ride

Tan Cheng Hoe says he's prepared for 'anything and everything' as coach as he tries to turn around a team who haven't won a match in more than a year.

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312dPaul Murphy

Tan needs time to 'recover' Malaysia - Ong

Malaysia Under-23 boss Ong Kim Swee says he is confident of a bright future working with Tan Cheng Hoe, the new head coach of the senior team.

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313dESPN Staff

Perak throw lifeline to Malaysia ace Gan

Perak have announced that Malaysia midfielder Brendan Gan will join them for the 2018 season as he aims to put injury setbacks behind him.

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315dPaul Murphy

Winless coach Nelo Vingada exits Malaysia

Malaysia head coach Nelo Vingada resigned on Wednesday following just seven winless months in charge, and six defeats in seven matches.

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315dPaul Murphy

Malaysia promote Tan Cheng Hoe to coach

Former assistant Tan Cheng Hoe was named the new head coach of Malaysia on Thursday, just a day after the resignation of Portugal's Nelo Vingada.

315dESPN Staff

Thailand-based Tan in running for FAS job

Thailand-based Benjamin Tan has emerged as a front runner to take from Winston Lee as Football Association of Singapore (FAS) general-secretary.

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320dKenneth Tan

Lee steps down as FAS general-secretary

Winston Lee is stepping down as Football Association of Singapore (FAS) general-secretary after a decade on the job and 18 years with FAS.

327dDez Corkhill

Five reasons LionsXII should come back

On the second anniversary of LionsXII demise from Malaysia, Dez Corkhill gives five reasons why the Singapore all-star side should make a comeback.

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327dPaul Murphy

Former Malaysia coach Harris dies, aged 74

Former Malaysia head coach and ex-Chelsea defender Allan Harris, who worked in Asia for more than six years, has died at the age of 74.

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329dESPN Staff

Rajagobal takes over at PKNS for 2018

K. Rajagobal, who guided Malaysia to the 2010 AFF Suzuki Cup, has taken over as coach of PKNS FC for the 2018 Malaysia Super League season.

336dKenneth Tan

Winless Sundram to focus on Suzuki Cup

Coach V. Sundramoorthy is now looking ahead to the 2018 AFF Suzuki Cup after Singapore failed in their quest to qualify for the 2019 Asian Cup.

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337dPaul Murphy

Winless Vingada wants to stay for AFF Cup

Malaysia boss Nelo Vingada has vowed to fight on, despite failing to win any of his first seven matches and wants to stay on for the 2018 AFF Cup.