2016 AFF Suzuki Cup

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2016 AFF Suzuki Cup
Tournament details
Host countries  Myanmar
 Philippines
Dates TBD
Teams TBD
2014
2018

The 2016 AFF Cup (AFF Suzuki Cup for sponsorship reasons) will be the eleventh edition of the ASEAN Football Championship, the football championship of Southeast Asia.Sponsored by Suzuki, a Japanese automobile company.

Hosts[edit]

On December 21, it was announced at the AFF Council meeting in Naypyidaw that the Philippines and Myanmar will co-host the tournament. Myanmar and the Philippines never hosted the AFF championships and the 2016 edition of the tournament will mark the first time that the countries will host the regional tournament.[1][2]

Changes[edit]

It was previously announced in April 2013, that the qualification will be scrapped naming all 11 nations qualified in the Suzuki Cup,[3][4] but during the AFF 10th Council Meeting in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, it was decided that qualifying rounds will be still in effect and awarded Cambodia to host the Qualifying rounds on 2016 AFF Suzuki Cup.[5] This will see the following 12 teams participate:

Format[edit]

Format is to be announced by 2014, it is also expected to be followed in the 2016 tournament.[6]

References[edit]