2015 Schedule

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2015 Schedule
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56dReuters

Jozak named Kuwait national team boss

Former Croatia technical director Romeo Jozak has been appointed coach of the Kuwait national team, the former Legia Warsaw boss has confirmed.

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293dPA Sport

FIFA lifts Kuwait political interference ban

One of football's longest political disputes has ended with FIFA lifting the suspension it imposed on the Kuwait Football Association in 2015.

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600dAssociated Press

Iran official out of FIFA Council vote

Iranian official Ali Kafashian has dropped out of an election to join the FIFA Council, and officials from South Korea and Philippines have entered.

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662dAssociated Press

AFC clears Sheikh Ahmad to run for election

The Asian Football Confederation has confirmed a rule for elections to FIFA Council seats, allowing Olympic powerbroker Sheikh Ahmad of Kuwait to run.

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901dAssociated Press

FIFA mete out fine on Kuwait federation

FIFA have fined the Kuwait soccer federation 30,000 Swiss francs for failing to play two World Cup qualifying matches last month.

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924dAssociated Press

FIFA cancels Kuwait's World Cup qualifiers

FIFA has cancelled Kuwait's two scheduled World Cup qualifying matches this month and opened a disciplinary case against the country's federation.

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953d

FIFA to eye Kuwait, Indonesia voting bans

Suspended FIFA member federations Kuwait and Indonesia will have their voting rights assessed next week, before the FIFA presidential election.

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953dJason Dasey

MSL: Hariss predicts tough season for JDT

Singapore midfielder Hariss Harun says his side Johor Darul Ta'zim face a tough challenge to replicate their 2015 AFC and MSL success in 2016.

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1015d

Gerrard, Pirlo can't play in Kuwait - FIFA

FIFA has stopped Steven Gerrard, Andrea Pirlo and Xavi Hernandez from playing in a friendly in Kuwait because of the nation's ban from football.

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1034dESPN Staff

MSL: ATM or T-Team to take LionsXII spot

Lifting the 2015 AFC Cup is a bigger deal for Johor football than the feats of the 1991 double-winning side, according to Alistair Edwards.

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1043dESPN staff

AFC WCQ: Cahill hat trick vs. Bangladesh

Australia's record-scorer Tim Cahill grabbed a first half hat trick as the Asian champions eased to a 4-0 victory over Bangladesh.

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1047d

FIFA postpones Kuwait's World Cup qualifier

FIFA has postponed Kuwait's next World Cup qualifying match because its federation is suspended from international soccer for government interference.

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1057dJason Dasey

AFC Cup: Edwards credits TMJ for JDT win

Lifting the 2015 AFC Cup is a bigger deal for Johor football than the feats of the 1991 double-winning side, according to Alistair Edwards.

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1058dESPN Staff

AFC Cup champions JDT treble dream alive

Having won the AFC Cup final against FC Istiklol, treble chasing Malaysian champions JDT now prepare to return to domestic action in the Malaysia Cup.

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1060dESPN Staff

AFC Cup final: JDT upset the odds to win

A first half goal by Brazilian forward Leandro Velazquez drove Malaysian champions JDT to an upset victory in the AFC Cup final against FC Istiklol.

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1061dKelvin Leong

AFC Cup final: Junior predicts JDT win

Junior Eldstal is buzzing with excitement because he believes that JDT are capable of winning the 2015 AFC Cup to add to their M.League title.

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1071d

Kuwaiti official criticises FIFA suspension

Kuwaiti teams and clubs are banned from international competition, and the association and its members are barred from receiving any FIFA assistance.

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1071dKelvin Leong

Hariss wants AFC Cup final win for JDT fans

Singapore midfielder Hariss Harun has praised his club captain Safiq Rahim and vowed to win the AFC Cup for the diehard fans of Johor Darul Ta'zim.

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1073dKelvin Leong

SE Asia must back JDT in AFC Cup final

Southeast Asia must get behind JDT in their bid to oust Istiklol FC and write their name into AFC Cup history, says Kelvin Leong.

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1074dESPN Staff

JDT to face Istiklol in 2015 AFC Cup final

Johor Darul Ta'zim will take on FC Istiklol in the 2015 AFC Cup final after FIFA's immediate suspension of Kuwait from all football competitions.

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1077dESPN staff

AFC: North Korea, Qatar win to pad leads

North Korea, Qatar, Thailand and Jordan all won on Tuesday to maintain their group leads in the second round of Asian qualifying for the World Cup.

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1082dJohn Duerden

Australia lose while Japan top Group E

Australia suffered a second consecutive defeat to Jordan while Japan were made to work for their win over Syria on Thursday night, says John Duerden.