Malaysia

Remembering ‘SuperMokh’ 25 years later

PETALING JAYA (11 July 2016) – MUCH as the world celebrates with Portugal on their extraordinary Euro 2016 win over France, let’s spare a thought today for an exemplary Made-in-Malaysia striker Mokhtar “SuperMokh” Dahari. Today marks the 25th death anniversary of the greatest striker Malaysia ever produced.This is a heartwarming story that must be repeatedly…

Fiji hold Malaysia to 1-1 draw

PETALING JAYA (26 June 2016) – Malaysia gave a creditable performance for a 1-1 draw against Fiji in an international “A” friendly at the Prince Charles Park Stadium in Nadi, the tourism capital of Fiji on Sunday. However, Malaysia’s poor finishing once again stood out like sore thumb in the match which was played on…

Malaysia fall to Papua New Guinea

PETALING JAYA (18 June 2016) – “Those who were expected to perform showed lack of character and this is disappointing,” said national football head coach Datuk Ong Kim Swee after Papua New Guinea embarassed Malaysia 2-0 in a “A” level international friendly on Friday. Papua New Guinea settled the score in the first half with…

Thailand lift Nations Cup 2016

MALACCA (6 June 2016) – Playing with a man short for the last five minutes did not deter Thailand from lifting the Nations Cup 2016 crown  when they beat Malaysia in the final at the Hang Jebat Stadium in Malacca on Sunday night. The Thais had skipper Chenrop Samphaodi sent off for a second bookable offence…