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 By Paul Murphy

Vietnam suffer extra-time defeat to Uzbekistan in AFC U23 final

Gaining glory for Vietnam wasn't easy for Le Cong Vinh, who's passion for football has been in his soul since a young age.

Vietnam's hearts were broken as Andrey Sidorov struck the winning goal in the final minute of extra-time to give Uzbekistan victory in a snowy AFC U23 Championship final in China.

The Southeast Asian side had recovered from conceding an early goal to Rustamjon Ashurmatov's header as Quang Hai struck a superb free kick to level the score at 1-1.

It remained deadlocked until the 119th minute, when Sidirov, who had just come on as a substitute, volleyed home from close range to seal the title for the...

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Malaysia, Singapore fall to record lows in FIFA rankings

Jason Dasey and John Wilkinson discuss the new rule that will make S.League sides more youthful and examine the future of the national team.

Singapore and Malaysia have slipped to new lows in the latest FIFA rankings after both endured a miserable 2017.

Neither side won a fixture last year, as they fell out of contention for a place at the 2019 AFC Asian Cup.

This performance was reflected in the updated list, which saw both countries drop one more spot to establish new all-time lows.

Singapore now sit in 173rd place, while the Harimau Malaya are two places beneath them at 175.

The rankings stress the scale of the task facing Malaysia's...

 By Paul Murphy

Vietnam join Malaysia in quarterfinals of AFC U23 Championship

Thai stars Teerasil Dangda, Teerathon Bunmathan and Chanathip Songkrasin out on loan to the J-League for the 2018 season.
Jason Dasey and John Wilkinson discuss Pep Guardiola's promise to visit JDT if Manchester City win the Premier League title.
PJ Roberts delves into JDT's recent signings that will strengthen the Malaysian champions in 2018.

Vietnam survived a second onslaught from Syria to claim the point they needed to join Malaysia in the AFC U23 quarterfinals in China.

The two nations progressed to the last eight, while 2016 Southeast Asian (SEA) Games champions Thailand were eliminated.

A goalless draw was enough for the Vietnamese to finish the group as runners-up to South Korea -- the home country of their head coach Park Hang-Seo.

The Koreans survived a fightback from Australia to win Group D's other game 3-2. South Korea now...

Ong Kim Swee hails 'courageous' Malaysia AFC U23 giant killers

Jason Dasey and John Wilkinson discuss Pep Guardiola's promise to visit JDT if Manchester City win the Premier League title.
Jason Dasey and PJ Roberts break down Malaysia U23's upcoming fixtures against Saudi Arabia, Iraq and Jordan.
PJ Roberts delves into JDT's recent signings that will strengthen the Malaysian champions in 2018.

Malaysia coach Ong Kim Swee paid tribute to the character of his history-making team ahead of Saturday's quarterfinal in the AFC U23 Championship in China.

In their first-ever appearance in the tournament, the Southeast Asian minnows secured a place in the last eight with a stunning 1-0 victory over Saudi Arabia in Kunshan on Tuesday evening.

Danial Amier Norhisham's goal, and a resilient defensive performance secured the win that Ong's improving team needed. Following a 4-1 defeat to Iraq on Group...

 By AAP

Vietnam loss leaves Australia U23's on brink of Asian Championships exit

Trent Buhagiar
Australia's Trent Buhagiar reflects on the Olyroos' shock loss to Vietnam on Sunday.

Australia have been stopped in their tracks by Vietnam, falling 1-0 in their second Under-23 Asian Championship outing.

Nguyen Quang Hai broke a 72-minute deadlock at Kunshan, China, on Sunday to lift the country above the Olyroos in Group D on goal difference.

After Thursday's winning start against Syria, Ante Milicic's side now sits third after two games and have it all to do against leaders Korea on Wednesday if they are to progress to the quarterfinals.

Australia dominated possession but Vietnam...