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AFC announces Sportradar as official Video & Data Distribution Partner for major AFC Competitions from 2021 to 2028!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) today announced an official partnership with Sportradar for worldwide data and associated media rights for major AFC competitions for the cycles 2021-2024 and 2025-2028. Under the new agreement, Sportradar becomes the Official Video and Data Distribution Partner for major AFC national team and club competitions …

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AFC rebrands major national team and club competitions!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) today launched an exciting and dynamic range of brand-new logomarks and visual identities for its major national team tournaments – the AFC Asian Qualifiers, AFC Asian Cup, AFC Women’s Asian Cup, AFC U23 Asian Cup, and the hugely popular annual club competitions – the AFC …

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AFC President extends condolences on the passing of Gary Power!

Asian Football Confederation (AFC) President Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa has sent his condolences to Football Australia and to the family and loved ones of former FIFA referee and respected administrator Gary Power who passed away at the age of 69 on Tuesday after bravely battling cancer. Power was …

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AFC publishes Bid Books for 2027 AFC Asian Cup!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has today published the 2027 AFC Asian Cup Bid Books of the four Member Associations that remain in contention to host the AFC’s flagship competition – the All India Football Federation (AIFF), the Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI), the Qatar Football …

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AFC holds AFC Champions League (East) & final with positive COVID-19 cases!

The overwhelming success of the expert planning, comprehensive testing and medical protocols put in place for the AFC Champions League (East) and Final held in Doha, Qatar ensured the health protection of all players, match officials and stakeholders. Working in close co-operation with the Qatar Football Association (QFA), the Qatari …

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AIFF & India hand in official 2027 AFC Asian Cup bid!

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) has formally announced its candidature to host the 2027 AFC Asian Cup and deliver a Brighter Future Together for football in India and across Asia. Unveiling its plans at the launch in New Delhi today, AIFF showcased the unrivalled potential of hosting Asia’s flagship …

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AFC & Continental Tires announce renewal of sponsorship rights deal!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has today announced the extension of its partnership with Continental Tires for the upcoming four-year rights cycle. Continental Tires will continue to be the Official Tire Partner of the AFC national team competitions and the exclusive sponsor in the tire category. The extended global sponsorship …

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AFC President offers condolences on passing of Gerard Houllier!

Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) President, today expressed his deepest sympathy to the friends and family of Gerard Houllier, who passed away in France aged 73. The AFC President said: “Gerard was a great friend of Asian football and regularly attended our technical workshops …

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AFC receives Saudi Arabia & Qatar bid books for 2027 AFC Asian Cup!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) received the Bid Books to host the 2027 AFC Asian Cup from Saudi Arabian Football Federation (SAFF) and Qatar Football Association (QFA) at the AFC House yesterday, December 14. Saudi Arabia’s Ambassador to Malaysia Mahmoud H.S Qattan and Qatar’s Ambassador to Malaysia Fahad Mohammed Kafoud …

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AFC’s Shaikh Salman receives Saudi Arabia bid to host 2027 AFC Asian Cup!

Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) President, today received Saudi Arabia’s Bid Book as part of the next phase of their campaign to host 2027 AFC Asian Cup. Shaikh Salman welcomed the Saudi Arabia Football Federation (SAFF) delegation, led by Yasser Almisehal, SAFF President, who …

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