Farhan Abu Bakar

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Farhan Abu Bakar
Personal information
Full nameMohd Farhan Bin Abu Bakar [1]
Date of birth (1993-02-14) 14 February 1993 (age 28) [1]
Place of birth Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in) [2]
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Sarawak United
Number 31
Youth career
2008 Bukit Jalil Sports School
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
2009–2011 Harimau Muda B 14 (0)
2012–2015 Harimau Muda A 24 (0)
2016– Kedah 21 (0)
2018Petaling Jaya Rangers (loan) 9 (0)
2019Selangor II (loan) 0 (0)
2020– Sarawak United 0 (0)
National team
2015– Malaysia 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league onlyand correct as of 20 December 2018
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of Disember 17, 2017

Mohd Farhan Bin Abu Bakar (born 14 February 1993) is a Malaysian professional footballer who currently plays as a goalkeeper for Malaysian club Sarawak United and the Malaysia national team. [3]

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International career

Farhan has represented Malaysia national team in 2013 Summer Universiade as a second choice goalkeeper after Izham Tarmizi. In an opening game against Italy, Farhan coming off the bench in the 72nd minute and gave a tremendous performance when he saved two penalty kicks in the 73rd and 78th minute. Malaysia won the game by 2–0. [4]

Farhan played for Harimau Muda B in 2015 under head coach Razip Ismail. [5]

Farhan earned his first senior national cap in a friendly match against Papua New Guinea on 17 June 2016, which Malaysia lost 0–2. [6]

Career statistics

Club

As of 31 August 2018 [7]
SeasonClubLeagueAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
MalaysiaLeague FA Cup Malaysia Cup Asia Total
2011 Harimau Muda B Malaysia Premier League 14000140
Total14000140
SingaporeLeagueCupLeague Cup Asia Total
SeasonClubLeagueAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
2012 Harimau Muda S.League 5050
2015 100210
Total150150
MalaysiaLeague FA Cup Malaysia Cup Asia Total
SeasonClubLeagueAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
2016 Kedah Malaysia Super League 1406010210
2017 700030100
Total210604000310
2018 Petaling Jaya Rangers Malaysia FAM League 902000110
2019 PKNS Malaysia Super League00000000
Career total590705000710
Note

For 2013 season Farhan undergoes Centralized Training Camp in Slovakia and for 2014 he played at National Premier Leagues Queensland representing Harimau Muda A

International

As of 17 June 2016 [8]
Appearances and goals by national team and year
National teamYearAppsGoals
Malaysia 201610
Total10

Honours

Club

Kedah FA

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References

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