2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
2nd in AFF Cup
Malaysia 2-2 Vietnam: Malaysia battle back (1:19)
Thailand 2-2 Malaysia: Agony & ecstasy with late penalty (2:17)
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14dESPN

Malaysia beat Thailand to reach AFF Cup final

Malaysia reached the Asean Football Federation Championship final on away goals after a 2-2 draw with holders Thailand in the semifinal.

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15dJohn Duerden

Chatchai warns Malaysia: Expect 'a nightmare'

Thailand's Chatchai Budprom has warned Malaysia that they are in for a "nightmare" in the second leg of the 2018 AFF Cup semifinal in Bangkok.

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16dJohn Duerden

Malaysia has Thailand on the ropes in AFF Cup

If Malaysia can avoid conceding an early goal in Wednesday's semifinal second leg, the pressure on reigning AFF Cup champs Thailand will skyrocket.

Vietnam 2-0 Malaysia: Group A heats up (1:32)
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36dJohn Duerden

Vietnam to test Malaysia's AFF credentials

Malaysia are moving forward but don't yet have the look of AFF Cup champions. Vietnam will show just how close, or far away, they are.

Malaysia take care of business against Laos (1:49)
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41dJohn Duerden

Keisuke Honda coaching Cambodia via video

Malaysia's hopes of kicking off their AFF Cup with a win over Cambodia have been boosted by confirmation that mentor Keisuke Honda will be absent.

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59dJohn Duerden

AFF Cup's importance to world football is growing

In mid-December, the biggest game in world football will not be staged in the strongholds of Europe or South America - it will be in Southeast Asia.

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77dJohn Duerden

Tan Cheng Hoe slowly returning Malaysia to form

For coach Tan Cheng Hoe, the AFF Cup offers a chance to show progress with a young side and right the ship after an awful period in team history.

RankingsAFF Cup

Goal Difference33rd
Goals Scored113rd
Assists73rd
Goals Conceded87th