Former S.League coach Darren Stewart, a Singapore-based ex-Australia international, is the new head coach of Maldives, replacing Ricki Herbert.
The results weren't great, but Malaysia's trip into the unknown on their Oceania tour should pay off in November's Suzuki Cup, writes Jason Dasey.
The European Championship has expanded to 24, giving more sides the chance to take part. Asian football should follow the lead, says John Duerden.
Pahang captain Matthew Davies would like nothing better than forcing his way back into a Malaysian team to face Singapore in November's Suzuki Cup.
Malaysia's Hazwan Bakri has netted three goals in his last two internationals but has vowed to continue his scoring run on the tour of Oceania.
After parting ways with Maldives, ex-New Zealand and Wellington Phoenix coach Ricki Herbert says that he's interested in Malaysia or Singapore jobs.