An ethnic Karen refugee who was born at a camp on the Thai border earns a professional contract with the English football club Sheffield United.
A spirited performance is not enough for Burma at the Southeast Asian Games football final, with the under-23 team falling to favored Thailand 3-0.
Burma edges past Vietnam in the semifinal match of the Southeast Asian Games football competition, winning 2-1 to earn a chance at the gold medal.
Burma’s under-23 side captures the nation’s imagination by storming into the semifinals unbeaten, stirring hopes of a first Southeast Asian Games football gold since 1973.
RANGOON — Burma scored two goals in three minutes to come back from the brink of defeat in the dying minutes of its Southeast Asia Games football match against Cambodia on Wednesday, securing a dramatic 3-3 draw and with it, a first place finish in the competition’s group stage. A win over the Philippines on […]
Its win over the Philippines has Burma looking set to enter the knock-out round of the regional football competition riding a wave of momentum.
Burma’s under-20 World Cup “party” crashes to a halt with a 6-0 defeat by Ukraine, prompting the Asian side’s coach to apologize to their fans.
Sin City is abuzz over a megafight that will generate millions and reshape the sport business landscape
Indonesia is optimistic about bringing the Olympics to Southeast Asia in collaboration with one of their neighbors.
Underdogs Burma held 10-man Malaysia to a goalless draw in a bad-tempered opening Suzuki Cup Group B match.
Burma’s Under-19 national team beats the United Arab Emirates in the AFC Asian Cup, qualifying for the U-20 World Cup for the first time ever.
Mario Goetze’s goal late in extra time gave the Germans victory over Argentina to win the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Argentina reached the World Cup final, beating the Netherlands 4-2 on penalties after a scoreless semi-final. On Sunday, they play Germany in the finals.
Germany thrashes the host nation, Brazil, 7-1 to go through to the World Cup final, where it will play either Argentina or the Netherlands.
Portugal scores a dramatic stoppage-time equalizer to secure a 2-2 draw against the United States as Belgium books a place in the last 16.
As teams battle for football glory at the World Cup in Brazil, the biggest winners from the tournament may be illegal bookmakers in Asia.
Holders Spain crashed humiliatingly out of the World Cup on Wednesday after a second shock defeat, while 2010 runners-up the Netherlands continued their perfect start.
The Kachin cage fighter Aung La N Sang defeats his Egyptian opponent Mahmoud “Iron Man” Salama in a mixed martial arts bout in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Lionel Messi ended an eight-year wait for a World Cup goal as Argentina edged past debutants Bosnia, while France’s Karim Benzema put two past Honduras.
In the opening game of the 2014 World Cup, hosts Brazil come from behind to beat Croatia, with the help of a controversial penalty.