Highly respected Dutch coach Guus Hiddink looks poised to take on a leading role in China's aggressive push to finally become a force in international football....
Australia's record goalscorer Tim Cahill retired from international football Tuesday after netting 50 goals in 107 appearances for his country....
Defending champions Australia were handed an intriguing draw for the 2019 AFC Asian Cup during a gala ceremony at the world's tallest building -- the Burj Khalifa -- here on Friday....
The Philippines football team's captain said on Wednesday he hoped their historic first-ever qualification for the Asian Cup could be a catalyst for growth of the sport in the basketball-mad nation....
Indonesia has thrown its hat into the ring to host the 2023 AFC Asian Cup, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said Tuesday, despite the country being under a FIFA ban....
China is preparing to bid for the 2023 AFC Asian Cup, the continent's biggest football championship, the country's top soccer authority said as it hopes to one day host the World Cup....
The United Arab Emirates promised a fitting spectacle complete with a glittering new stadium and plenty of fans on Tuesday after winning hosting rights for the 2019 Asian Cup....
The United Arab Emirates on Monday won a unanimous vote to host the Asian Cup in 2019, the Asian Football Confederation said....
Socceroos captain Mile Jedinak believes winning the Asian Cup will wake up a "sleeping giant" in Australia as football fights for popularity in the country....
Five stand-out players at the Asian Cup:...
Son Heung-Min said he was sorry South Korea were unable to lift the Asian Cup against Australia on Saturday after coming agonisingly close to ending their 55-year title drought....
Australia's new football sensation Massimo Luongo could one day play for Barcelona, Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou gushed after the Swindon Town player helped the hosts win the Asian Cup on Saturday....
Australia coach Ange Postecoglou said he would "be surprised" if talisman Tim Cahill retired from international football after his team celebrated their storming Asian Cup triumph on Saturday....
Australia boss Ange Postecoglou said the Socceroos were ready to "take on the world" after they won a gripping final against South Korea to lift the Asian Cup trophy on Saturday....
James Troisi's extra-time winner fired Australia to their first Asian Cup title as they downed South Korea 2-1 in a gripping final on Saturday....
Hosts Australia named an unchanged starting eleven for the Asian Cup final against South Korea on Saturday, while the Koreans made just one alteration for the heavyweight clash in Sydney....
Ali Mabkhout put one hand on the Asian Cup top-scorer award on Friday as the United Arab Emirates came from behind to beat 10-man Iraq 3-2 in an entertaining third-place play-off....
South Korea skipper Ki Sung-Yueng has spoken of his "shame" at the country's failure to lift the Asian Cup for 55 years as they prepare for Saturday's final against hosts Australia....
Goal-machine Ali Mabkhout will start for the United Arab Emirates on Friday as he chases the Asian Cup golden boot award in the third-place play-off against Iraq....
Australia coach Ange Postecoglou on Friday warned South Korea to expect a backlash from his snarling, snapping Socceroos when the teams clash in the Asian Cup final....
South Korea prepared for this weekend's Asian Cup final against Australia in a relaxed mood on Thursday, insisting all the pressure would be on the host nation....