Edition:
United Kingdom

Michael Church

Club game key to development of Asian women's football: Kumagai

05 Dec 2019

HONG KONG Asian Player of the Year Saki Kumagai says the development of club football is crucial to the continued improvement of the women's game on the world's most populous continent.

Soccer: Afif and Kumagai scoop individual Asian accolades

02 Dec 2019

HONG KONG Qatar's Akram Afif has been named Asian Player of the Year at the Asian Football Confederation's annual awards in Hong Kong on Monday, with Saki Kumagai from Japan claiming the women's prize.

Soccer-Guangzhou reclaim Chinese title with victory over Shanghai Shenhua

01 Dec 2019

HONG KONG, Dec 1 Guangzhou Evergrande clinched an eighth Chinese Super League title in nine seasons as Fabio Cannavaro's side beat Shanghai Shenhua 3-0 on Sunday to reclaim the trophy 12 months after surrendering it to Shanghai SIPG.

Tanaka treble helps Japan's NTV win first Asian Women's Club title

30 Nov 2019

Japanese side Nippon TV Beleza thrashed Australia's Melbourne Victory 5-0 to win the inaugural Asian Women's Club Championship in the South Korea city of Yongin on Saturday.

Soccer-Tanaka treble helps Japan's NTV win first Asian Women's Club title

30 Nov 2019

Nov 30 Japanese side Nippon TV Beleza thrashed Australia's Melbourne Victory 5-0 to win the inaugural Asian Women's Club Championship in the South Korea city of Yongin on Saturday.

Evergrande edge closer to reclaiming Chinese Super League crown

27 Nov 2019

HONG KONG Guangzhou Evergrande moved to within a point of reclaiming the Chinese Super League title on Wednesday as a brace from former Barcelona midfielder Paulinho ensured Fabio Cannavaro's side claimed a 3-1 win over Hebei CFFC.

Soccer-Evergrande edge closer to reclaiming Chinese Super League crown

27 Nov 2019

HONG KONG, Nov 27 Guangzhou Evergrande moved to within a point of reclaiming the Chinese Super League title on Wednesday as a brace from former Barcelona midfielder Paulinho ensured Fabio Cannavaro's side claimed a 3-1 win over Hebei CFFC.

Belief key to Asian Champions League title, says Al Hilal coach

24 Nov 2019

TOKYO Al Hilal boss Razvan Lucescu said his side's Asian Champions League final victory on Sunday was built on the belief they gained from their first-leg win over Japan's Urawa Red Diamonds two weeks ago.

Soccer-Al Hilal win Asian Champions League as late goals down Urawa

24 Nov 2019

TOKYO, Nov 24 Al Hilal won the Asian Champions League for the first time on Sunday as a 2-0 win against Urawa Red Diamonds in the final's second leg gave the Saudi Arabian side a 3-0 aggregate victory over the twice champions from Japan.

Talisca double boosts Guangzhou title hopes

23 Nov 2019

TOKYO Anderson Talisca scored twice to enable Guangzhou Evergrande to open up a two-point gap at the top of the Chinese Super League as Fabio Cannavaro's side beat defending champions Shanghai SIPG 2-0 on Saturday.

World News