AFC U-16 Championship
The AFC U-16 Championship is organised by the Asian Football Confederation held every two years for Asian under-16 teams that also serves as a qualification tournament for the FIFA U-17 World Cup.
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Underdogs aim to open Asian qualifying with a bang
Just eight months after the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ concluded with Germany lifting the Trophy at the Maracana, the bid for the next global extravaganza at Russia 2018 takes centre stage with Asia's qualifying first round kicking off on Thursday ...
Iran defeats Qatar in AFC U-16 Championship [VIDEO]
Tehran Times – TEHRAN, The Iranian football team defeated Qatar 3-2 on Sunday in a highly-entertaining Group D opener of the 2014 AFC U-16 Championship at Rajamangala Stadium in Bangkok, Thailand. Hassan Ahmad opened Iran's goal just after four ...
Phoenix rising in Hong Kong
Two years ago Hong Kong qualified for the AFC U-16 Championship for the first time in another marker of the game's upward trajectory. The nation's youngest side went home with pride intact, albeit without a win, having acquitted themselves admirably in ...
Nepalese prodigy sets lofty ambitions
While the majority of participants entered the recent 2014 AFC U-16 Championship seeking to make a name for themselves, Bimal Magar was heralded as an established star prior to the competition. The talented Nepal forward, who is plying his trade with ...
Chinese wunderkind comes of age
Dalei made swift progress and exploded onto the international stage at the 2004 AFC U-16 Championship. Dalei finished as the tournament's best player on his Asian debut as China progressed to the 2005 FIFA U-17 World Cup as continental champions.
Barcelona starlet dominating for South Korea youth team
Barcelona starlet Seung-Woo Lee is off playing for South Korea in the AFC U-16 Championship and, well, he's a lot better than anyone else. See his two goals against Japan, especially the second one. Why yes, he did run 60 yards right past the Japan ...
AFC U-16 C'ship: Saudi Arabia 1-2 Iran [VIDEO]
... Quickfire goals from Mohammad Shamsi and Reza Karimi just after the hour mark saw former champions Iran record a 2-1 comeback win over Saudi Arabia at Rajamangala Stadium on Tuesday to qualify for the quarter-finals of the AFC U-16 Championship ...
S. Korea faces off N. Korea at AFC U-16 finals
The future of South and North Korean soccer players will have a showdown. The Korean national U-16 (under 16) male team will ... South Korea only acquired the AFC U-16 championship twice, in 1986 and 2002. The South Korean team currently boasts ...
Choe Replaces Jang as Sports Comission Head
... 24th, Rodong Sinmun, the Workers' Party's daily publication, introduced Choe as the head of the Commission, while reporting on the North Korean soccer team's arrival in Pyongyang after defeating South Korea in the 2014 AFC U-16 Championship.
Spanish daily: 'Lee Seung-woo agonizing over move to Real Madrid'
An influential Spanish daily carried a front page report on rumors that Lee Seung-woo (17, Barcelona BBB FC) may move to Real Madrid. Irrespective of whether he actually moves to the team, the very fact that Lee Seung-woo, dubbed "Messi from Korea," is ...