Malaysia News

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Malaysian club under investigation for corruption

Kristan Heneage | September, 24 2013

Players and officials of a Malaysian club have been handed a two-week suspension while an investigation takes place into possible corruption, according to the country's local media.  The Star Newspaper claims the Perak Football Associatio...

Australia to host friendly with Malaysia

September, 9 2011

A full-strength Socceroos side will be available for selection when they line up against Malaysia for the first time 20 years at Canberra Stadium.

Malaysian FA apologises for Benayoun abuse

July, 29 2011

The Malaysian FA have apologised to Chelsea following the London club's complaint over anti-semitic abuse directed at midfielder Yossi Benayoun.

Rajagopal handed Malaysia coaching job

April, 21 2009

Malaysia have appointed local coach K. Rajagopal as boss of their struggling national team, local media has reported.

Malaysia may lift ban for Chelsea's Israeli pair

March, 31 2008

Malaysia may give special permission to English side Chelsea's two Israelis to land in the country despite a travel ban on citizens of the Jewish state, Deputy Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak told local media on Monday.

Rush confirms approach over Malaysia role

February, 9 2008

Former Liverpool striker Ian Rush has confirmed the Football Association of Malaysia have contacted him about a possible role with the national team.

Malaysia call on Rush to solve striking woes

February, 5 2008

Malaysian soccer chiefs are hoping to inject some Anfield magic into their forward line after recruiting Liverpool great Ian Rush to help solve the country's goalscoring problems.

Malaysia targets youngsters to improve team

October, 3 2007

Malaysia has made it mandatory for clubs to field young players in a bold bid to improve the country's struggling national team.

New Malaysia coach hoping for fresh start

September, 7 2007

Malaysia's new national coach B. Sathianathan is confident his new-look team can rise from the ashes of a woeful Asian Cup because they 'can't go any lower'.

Sathianathan takes charge of Malaysia

August, 30 2007

Malaysia have appointed local trainer B. Sathianathan as national team coach ahead of qualifiers for the 2010 World Cup.

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