The Philippines fell flat in the 2016 edition, but the 2018 AFF Suzuki Cup could just be the Azkals' best chance at finally winning some silverware.
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.
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.
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.
Qualifying for the Asian Cup will be first priority for Philippines, followed by Suzuki Cup success. Five 2018 Philippines wishes by Michael Church.
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.
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.
Paul Murphy shares five wishes for Thailand football in 2018 as the Southeast Asian champions chase a third consecutive AFF Suzuki Cup title.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Perak have announced that Malaysia midfielder Brendan Gan will join them for the 2018 season as he aims to put injury setbacks behind him.
Malaysia head coach Nelo Vingada resigned on Wednesday following just seven winless months in charge, and six defeats in seven matches.
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.
Thailand-based Benjamin Tan has emerged as a front runner to take from Winston Lee as Football Association of Singapore (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.
On the second anniversary of LionsXII demise from Malaysia, Dez Corkhill gives five reasons why the Singapore all-star side should make a comeback.
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.
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.
Three-time Suzuki Cup winning coach Raddy Avramovic could be returning to Singapore football as a special adviser, according to the Straits Times.
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.
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.