The 'Great Depression' of Malaysian football

SPORTS and politics should not mix. However, in some instances, they have influenced one another, either directly or indirectly.

We read and heard about the "Ping-Pong diplomacy" of the 1970s during the Cold War, which saw American and Chinese players squaring off – this arguably paved the way to a dialogue between the two countries that did not have diplomatic relations.

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