The SAFF games, which start on Friday in Bangladesh, may not be broadcasted in the Maldives.
According to Haveeru, a TVM official claimed the station was trying to broadcast the games, but were having communication difficulties with their Bangladeshi counterparts.
TVM broadcast the recent SAFF championhip because a company named Singapore World Sports Group had the license to broadcast the event, and had an agreement with TVM.
National team coach, István Urbányi has charge of the under 23 football team who are training for the SAFF games.
Urbányi has been home in Hungary for a short holiday, but has now returned to the Maldives.
Haveeru reports that Urbányi will confirm the names if the three senior players that are allowed in the squad after he consults his technical team.
According to the Sports ministry, the team is set to go to Malaysia and Thailand on the 18th for further training.