Group B of the AFF Cup is the tougher of the two groups. ESPN takes a look at Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Timor Leste and the Philippines.
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Kuala Lumpur have set a target of finishing in the top five of the 2018 Malaysia Super League, with ex-Selangor striker Guilherme leading the way.
Thailand will play Myanmar, and Indonesia will face Malaysia in the SEA Games men's football semifinals after the completion of Group B on Thursday.
Three nations are vying for the top two SEA Games spots in Group B after Indonesia held Vietnam to a draw while Thailand beat Philippines on Tuesday.
Holders Thailand stayed on course for a place in the 2017 SEA Games semifinals after a 3-0 victory over Cambodia in a game of two red cards on Sunday.
After a draw vs. Indonesia in their opening match, holders Thailand recorded their first win of the 2017 SEA Games win a 1-0 win over Timor-Leste.
FIFA has been investigating the East Timor federation for suspected involvement in wrongly naturalising Brazilians players for selection.
The AFC have banned Timor-Leste from participating in the 2023 Asian Cup for falsifying documents of their Brazilian-born players.
Cambodia were pushed to the limit by Timor-Leste but still managed to book their ticket to the AFF Cup.
Cambodia will head into their final 2016 AFF Suzuki Cup qualifier against Timor-Leste on Friday aware that their destiny remains in their own hands.