Malaysia's under-fire soccer officials have asked for more time from the government to explain why the national team flopped at the Asian Cup.
Malaysia coach Norizan Bakar has been axed after his side's heavy losses at the Asian Cup.
Reeling after two heavy defeats, Malaysian coach Norizan Bakar is calling on his players to rise above all the chaos and criticism and claw back some pride against Iran in their final Asian Cup Group C on Wednesday.
Iran should have an easy time of it in their final Asian Cup Group C match, their coach Amir Ghalenoei confidently predicted on Tuesday.
Malaysia's sports minister wants to see sweeping changes in the organsition of soccer in the Southeast Asian nation following the co-host's poor performances in the Asian Cup.
The deputy president of the Football Association of Malaysia has resigned, one day after the co-hosts suffered a second straight heavy defeat in the Asian Cup.
Malaysia coach Norizan Bakar expects his team to be given the sternest of tests when they open their Asian Cup campaign with a Group C encounter against China on Tuesday.
Manchester United's controversial tour match against a Malaysian XI in Kuala Lumpur on July 27 had been called off because it clashed with the Asian Cup, FIFA president Sepp Blatter said on Sunday.
Asia's football chief Mohamed Bin Hammam has asked Manchester United officials to reschedule the club's July 27 match against a Malaysian XI to avoid a clash with the Asian Cup.
Cash-strapped Malaysian Super League strugglers Sarawak face an uncertain future after they were almost banned from using their own stadium because of unpaid rent.