Fikri Jermadi reads between the lines of a pulsating AFC Champions League qualifier between Johor Darul Ta’zim FC and Muangthong United.
Archive for the ‘Asia’ Category
Fikri Jermadi recalls how Damien Duff caught everyone’s attention in Malaysia way back in 1997 and how his return six years later signalled his rise to football’s top table.
Fikri Jermadi looks at the significance of Selangor FA’s latest Malaysia Cup win under Mehmet Durakovic.
Paul Murphy looks at BEC Tero Sasana from Thailand who are no longer the club that they once were.
Thomas Wyer discusses the reasons why China is about to burst onto the scene, both internationally and domestically.
Football has never been a business before, but is about to become one and this is good news all round, writes Thomas Wyer.
Harry Trend looks at Xavi Hernandez and how the Spanish legend is getting on in Qatar.
Rich Lloyd reports on Jay Bothroyd’s successful rise to the J. League with Júbilo Iwata.
Sarthak Kumar delves into the depths of time, when the Japanese football team, having no international prestige, started building one in Berlin.
Sarthak Kumar shines a light on the Abu Dhabi minnows with an eye for a good deal and a squad to finally mount a serious assault at the title.