Best Developing Football League of the Year by the AFC

Best Developing Football League of the Year by the AFC (by AFC nomination only)

  • Entries are managed exclusively by the AFC and evaluated against AFC catalogue of standards for professional leagues under AFC criteria;
  • “Best Developing and Aspiring League of the Year” is open to the professional leagues which have one automatic slot for participating in the AFC Cup or who did or did not participate in the AFC Cup qualifiers during the 2017/18 season under the AFC Club Competition Ranking for AFC Member Associations;