Malaysia targets youngsters to improve team

October 3, 2007
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 3 (Reuters) - Malaysia has made it mandatory for clubs to field young players in a bold bid to improve the country's struggling national team.

The Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) said elite Super League and second-tier Premier League clubs must play at least one Under-21 player for the entire duration of each domestic match in the coming season.

"FAM took this decision and it has the agreement of all the state FAs as well as the Police and Armed Forces ...

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