The Fifa World Cup could be coming to Thailand - although football fans may have to wait two decades to see the planet's best players compete on Thai soil.
Thailand battle with Singapore during the AFF Suzuki Cup finals in Singapore, Dec 19, 2012. If Asean sports ministers have their way, the two countries could join forces to host the Fifa World Cup in 2034. (EPA photo)
Thailand could be part of an Asean joint bid to host the World Cup in 2034, with the deputy president of Malaysia’s football association revealing tentative plans on May 16 to bring the finals to Southeast Asia.