Football has been a Southeast Asian Games sport since the 1959 edition.
Football at the Southeast Asian Games Wikipedia
1 Decided by round-robin standings.
2 The title was shared.
3 There was no bronze medal game held.
*Under-23 tournament from 2001 until 2015. Under-22 tournament starting 2017.
4 Indonesia did not turn up at the appointed time. After waiting for 15 minutes the referee called off the game and reported to the technical committee which awarded the bronze to Burma.
5 Decided by round-robin standings.
1 Played as round-robin format.