KUALA LUMPUR (15 May 2012) – The Malaysia national team is gearing up for a series of friendlies in June as they look to whip up a credible team for their title defence of the AFF Suzuki Cup at the end of the year.
Chief coach K. Rajagobal has named a squad of 26 players in preparation for the matches against the Philippines (on 1 June 2012 in Kuala Lumpur) and against Singapore (on 8 June 2012 in Singapore and on 12 June 2012 in Kuala Lumpur).
The list of players which was released this week also included Mohd Safee Sali, who plays for Pelita Jaya FC in the Indonesia Super League.
The Malaysians will begin centralised training on 21 May 2012 at the Wisma FAM.
Amar Rohidan, Mohd Khyril Muhymeen Zamri, Mat Sabre Mat Abu (KEDAH), Mohd Bunyamin Umar, Safiq Rahim, Mohd Asraruddin Putra Omar, K. Gurusamy (SELANGOR), Ahmad Shakir Md Ali, Mohd Farizal Marlias, Shahurain Abu Samah, S. Kunalan (NEGERI SEMBILAN), S. Chanturu, Norshahrul Idlan Talaha, S. Subramaniam, Mohd Shakir Shaari, Khairul Fahmi Che Mat (KELANTAN), Mohd Sharbinee Allawee, Mohamad Ashaari Samsudin, Mohd Faizal Muhamad (TERENGGANU), Mohamad Aidil Zafuan Abd Razak, Amiridzwan Taj Tajudin (ATM), Mahalli Jasuli, Mohd Fadhli Mohd Shas, Wan Zack Haikal Wan Nor (HARIMAU MUDA ‘A’), Mohd Faiz Subri (TERENGGANU T-TEAM), Mohd Safee Mohd Sali (PELITA JAYA FC)