2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
0-0-0, 3rd in AFF Cup
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234dPaul Murphy

Perak want to 'do a Leicester City' in MSL

Perak have been backed to take inspiration from Leicester City by pulling off a stunning upset to lift the Malaysia Super League (MSL) title in 2018.

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235dPaul Murphy

Selangor FA denied return to Shah Alam

Malaysian giants Selangor FA have hit out at the state government after being denied the opportunity to return to Shah Alam Stadium for the 2018 MSL.

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237dPaul Murphy

JDT stars Tan, Syamer to go to Portugal

Two of Malaysia's under-23 squad are set for a year in Portugal as their club Johor Darul Ta'zim (JDT) look to support their development.

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238dPaul Murphy

Malaysia U23 boss OKS to Atletico Madrid

U23 coach Ong Kim Swee is headed on a fact-finding trip to Atletico Madrid as Malaysia prioritise football qualification for the 2020 Olympic Games.

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239dPaul Murphy

JDT to focus on MSL after ACL thrashing

The AFC Champions League hopes of Malaysia's Johor Darul Ta'zim were shattered by Thailand's Muang Thong United on Tuesday after a 5-2 playoff loss.

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241dMichael Church

Ong proves Malaysia doubters wrong

The quarterfinal run of Malaysia at the AFC U23 Championship helped coach Ong Kim Swee prove his doubters wrong, including FAM boss and JDT owner TMJ.

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242dMichael Church

Malaysia to learn from AFC U23 run - Ong

Coach Ong Kim Swee told his Malaysia players that they must learn from their run to the quarterfinals of the AFC U23 Championship in China.

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243dMichael Church

Malaysia pipped in AFC U23 quarterfinal

Malaysia equalised through N. Thanabalan, but conceded late to lose their AFC U23 quarterfinal 2-1 to South Korea in Kunshan, China on Saturday.

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244dMichael Church

AFC: Ong says Malaysia can match S Korea

Malaysia coach Ong Kim Swee says his team are capable of matching regional powerhouse South Korea in Saturday's AFC U23 quarterfinal in China.

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244dESPN Staff

Malaysia, Singapore slide in FIFA rankings

Malaysia and Singapore fell one spot each in the latest FIFA rankings to reach historical lows of 175th and 173rd respectively.

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245dPaul Murphy

Vietnam join Malaysia in AFC U23 quarters

Vietnam survived a late onslaught from Syria to claim a 0-0 draw and join Malaysia in the AFC U23 quarterfinals in China, with Thailand eliminated.

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246dMichael Church

Ong hails Malaysia AFC U23 giant killers

Malaysia coach Ong Kim Swee paid tribute to the character of his history-making team ahead of Saturday's quarterfinal in the AFC U23 Championship.

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247dMichael Church

Danial seals historic Malaysia U23 victory

Danial Amier helped Malaysia make history, scoring the only goal as they beat Saudi Arabia to secure a place in the AFC U23 quarterfinals in China.

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248dMichael Church

Malaysia won't park bus in AFC U23 decider

Malaysia coach Ong Kim Swee has no plans to adopt a defensive approach in their 2018 AFC U23 decider against Saudi Arabia in China on Tuesday night.

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250dMichael Church

Safawi keeps Malaysia U23 hopes alive

Malaysia kept their 2018 AFC U23 Championship hopes alive after Safawi Rashid earned them a 1-1 draw against Jordan in China on Saturday evening.

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251dMichael Church

Coach Ong refuses to give up on Malaysia

Coach Ong Kim Swee is confident Malaysia can make an impression on the AFC U23 Championship when they meet Jordan on Saturday despite a first-up loss.

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252dAAP

Glory plans A-League game in Singapore

Perth Glory could take an A-League game to Singapore next season after owner Tony Sage claimed he had received the green light from the FFA.

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253dMichael Church

Malaysia outclassed by Iraq in U23 opener

Individual mistakes proved costly as Ong Kim Swee's Malaysia were on the wrong side of a 4-1 defeat by Iraq to open their AFC U23 campaign in China.

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254dMichael Church

Malaysia ready to upset Iraq in U23 opener

Coach Ong Kim Swee says Malaysia are capable of upsetting 2013 champions Iraq in Wednesday's AFC U23 opener in Changsu, China.

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254dESPN Staff

JDT recruit Adam primed for AFC U23 test

JDT's Adam Nor Azlin believes Malaysia will give a good account of themselves at the 2018 AFC Under-23 Championship in China, despite a tough draw.

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255dESPN Staff

Malaysia to battle hard at AFC U23 - Thana

After being Malaysia's 2017 SEA Games goal hero, N. Thanabalan is hoping to help Ong Kim Swee's side stun Asia's big guns at the AFC U23 Championship.

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255dESPN Staff

Iraq 'done Malaysia homework' at AFC U23

Iraq coach Abdul Ghani says he has respect for Malaysia as they prepare to take on the underdogs at the AFC U23 Championship in China on Wednesday.

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257dESPN Staff

Ong calls for U23 focus after snow setback

Coach Ong Kim Swee has warned Malaysia U23 that they will need to toughen up in the snowy conditions at next week's AFC U23 Championship in China.

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259dDez Corkhill

Five Malaysian football wishes for 2018

A challenger for JDT, a strong U23 performance and more professionalism off-the-field are needed for Malaysian football in 2018, writes Dez Corkhill.