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3yJohn Duerden

Jozak eager to test Kuwait against Australia

Kuwait coach Romeo Jozak is looking forward to seeing where his team stands in Asian football with the visit of Australia on Monday.

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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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4yPA 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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5yAssociated 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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5yAssociated 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.

6yAssociated 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.

6yAssociated 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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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.
6yJason 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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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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6yESPN 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.


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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6yJason 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.
6yESPN 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.
6yESPN 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.
6yKelvin 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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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.

RankingsFIFA World Cup Qualifying - AFC

Goal Difference12
Goals Scored19
Goals Conceded7