Malaysia national under-23 football team

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Malaysia Under-23
Nickname(s) Harimau Muda
(Young Tigers)
Association Football Association of Malaysia
Confederation AFC (Asia)
Sub-confederation AFF (Southeast Asia)
Head coachVacant
Captain Adam Nor Azlin
Home stadium Bukit Jalil National Stadium
FIFA code MAS
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First colours
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Second colours
First international
Flag of Malaysia.svg Malaysia 1–1 Japan  Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg
(Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; December 1990) [1]
Biggest win
Flag of Malaysia.svg Malaysia 11–0 Timor-Leste  Flag of East Timor.svg
(Vientiane, Laos; 2 December 2009)
Biggest defeat
Flag of Thailand.svg  Thailand 9–0 Malaysia Flag of Malaysia.svg
(Bangkok, Thailand; November 1998)
Asian Games
Appearances4 (first in 2002 )
Best resultRound of 16 (2010, 2018)
AFC U-23 Championship
Appearances1 (first in 2018 )
Best resultQuarter-finals (2018)
Southeast Asian Games
Appearances10 (first in 2001 )
Best result Gold medal icon (G initial).svg Gold Medal (2009, 2011)
Medal record
Malaysia national under-23 football team
Medal record
U-23 SEA Games
Silver medal icon (S initial).svg 2001 Malaysia Team
Bronze medal icon (B initial).svg 2003 Vietnam Team
Bronze medal icon (B initial).svg 2005 Philippines Team
Gold medal icon (G initial).svg 2009 Laos Team
Gold medal icon (G initial).svg 2011 Indonesia Team
Silver medal icon (S initial).svg 2017 Malaysia Team
Merdeka Tournament
Gold medal icon (G initial).svg 2007 Malaysia Team
Gold medal icon (G initial).svg 2013 Malaysia Team

Malaysia national under-23 football team (Malay : Pasukan bola sepak kebangsaan bawah-23 Malaysia), also known as Malaysia Under-23, Malaysia U-23 or Malaysia Olympic football team) is the national team for the under-23 and 22 level, representing Malaysia in the Olympic Games, Asian Games and Southeast Asian Games, as well as any other under-23 international football tournaments including the AFC U-23 Championship.

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It is controlled by the Football Association of Malaysia (FAM). The team won the 2009 and 2011 SEA Games gold medal.

History

The team is considered to be the feeder team for the Malaysia national football team. It is for players aged 23 and less, however 3 senior players can also be selected to play. Also in existence are national teams for Under-20s, Under-17s and Under-15s. As long as they are eligible, players can play at any level, hence it is possible for one to play for the U-23s, senior side and then again for the U-23s.

Olympic 2000

After the 1997 FIFA World Youth Championship, FAM was aiming to qualify for the 2000 Sydney Olympic. Thus, the FAM spent about US$6 million and continued the contract of Malaysian youth team coach, Hatem Souissi. Then FAM formed a squad known as Olympic 2000 with a combination of 1997 youth squad and other under 23 players. FAM decided to include Olympic 2000 as one of the teams in Malaysia League. Their first match was against Johor FA in a qualification match for Malaysia Premier I League. The team won their first match away 1–0 before drawing 1–1 at home to qualify for Malaysia Premier I League. However the team finished bottom during the 1998 season with only 4 wins in 22 matches. [2] The Olympic 2000 also showed poor performance at the international stage. They were humiliated by the Thailand Asian Games squad in a 1998 friendly match as the Thais beat them 9–0. During the qualification matches, Olympic 2000 only managed to finish third behind Hong Kong and Japan. It was questioned among fans how a squad that had been playing together since 1995 with fine talents and given so much exposure cannot achieve expectations.

Disbandment of Harimau Muda

After Harimau Muda project disbanded, FAM needed a fresh start for the U-23 team where a new set of players was brought in for the team with the creation of SEA Games Project 2017 team. [3] The players in the team mainly consisted of players with ages around 18 to 21 years old where the oldest players will be below the age requirement of 22 years old when 2017 SEA Games in Malaysia started. With a bigger pool of players within age of 18–22, the players in the team will also play in other age-restricted tournament as the younger side such as U-21 and U-22 when needed.

Revival of the team

Southeast Asian Games

2009 Southeast Asian Games

In July 2009, K. Rajagopal was named as the new coach of the Malaysia U-23 team. Under his management, Malaysia qualified for the semifinals of the 2009 SEA Games after becoming the runners-up of Group A with only one point behind the group champion, Vietnam. Malaysia then defeated Laos 3–1 in the semifinals, before meeting Vietnam again and defeating them 1–0 in the final with an own goal scored by Mai Xuân Hợp in 85th minute. [4] This was to be their fifth SEA Games gold medal and also the first great achievement for the U-23 team under Rajagopal who also led Malaysia to qualify for the second round of the 2010 Asian Games as one of the four best third-placed teams after a lapse of 32 years. [5]

2011 Southeast Asian Games

In 2011, the team was taken over by Ong Kim Swee. The new coach later arranged two friendly matches against Thailand and Singapore in preparation for the 2012 Olympics qualifiers. Malaysia lost narrowly by 1–2 to Thailand [7] but won 2–0 against Singapore. [8]

Malaysia then advanced to the semifinals of the 2011 SEA Games by topping Group A after defeating the host, Indonesia 1–0. Then, Malaysia also beat Myanmar 1–0 in the semifinals to advance to the final. In the final, they met Indonesia again and held them to a 1–1 draw until the end, resulting in a penalty shoot-out which Malaysia won 4–3. This was also the sixth SEA Games football gold medal led by Ong Kim Swee after the successful achievement in 2009. [9]

Summer Olympics Qualification

2012 Summer Olympics Qualification

The team then continued their success by qualifying for the third round of 2012 Olympic Asian Qualifiers after defeating Pakistan in the first round and Lebanon in the second round where they became the sole team from Southeast Asia to qualify for the third round. However, in the third round, Malaysia lost all of their first three third round matches at the 2012 Olympic Asian qualifying matches, losing 0–2 to both Japan and Syria and 2–3 to Bahrain. Malaysia also lost their second three third round matches and was subsequently eliminated.

AFC U-23 Championship

2018 AFC U-23 Championship

Several years after the revival, the team made another debut to pass the AFC U-23 qualification in 2018. Positioned in Group H, the team managed to defeat Indonesia by a score of 3–0 while suffering a similar score defeat to Thailand in the second match, the team subsequently bounced back and defeated Mongolia by 2–0. By leading the group, Malaysia was able to qualify for the AFC U-23 Championship. The team was then placed in Group C, losing to Iraq in the first match by 1–4 before bouncing back to hold Jordan 1–1 and defeating Saudi Arabia 1–0, to end up as the group runner-up and subsequently became the first Southeast Asian representatives alongside Vietnam to qualify for the quarterfinal of the tournament for the first time in both teams' history. [10] In their quarterfinal match however, Malaysia lost to South Korea by 1–2. [11]

Asian Games

2018 Asian Games

The team then achieved surprising results after being drawn in Group E in the 2018 Asian Games together with Kyrgyzstan, defending champion South Korea and Bahrain. Malaysia opened their group matches with a 3–1 victory against Kyrgyzstan before defeating the tournament favourites South Korea that was led by their 2018 FIFA World Cup players such as the famous pair of strikers Son Heung-min, Hwang Hee-chan and their goalkeeper Jo Hyeon-woo by 2–1, but the goalkeeper did not play in the match since he was rested. [12] Malaysia's victory against South Korea is their first win against the South Korea in the Asian Games tournament after 16 years. [13] With expectations running high from the fans and rising, the team however failed to continue their success after losing to Bahrain by 2–3 after already having qualified for the second round and leading the group. [14] [15] The team then met Japan and was eliminated from the tournament after their players wasted attacking opportunities by playing cautiously in addition to their defensive mistakes in the 90th minute that subsequently gave the advantage to their opponents with a penalty kick being awarded which was successfully converted by Japanese striker Ayase Ueda resulting in a 0–1 score until the end of the match. [16] [17]

International scene

In 2009, the Malaysian team started using the same squad for their under-23 team and senior team under the new management of coach K. Rajagopal. The senior team uses players below the age of 23, together with their senior players like Safee Sali and Norhafiz Zamani Misbah. This was set for the national team to prepare for the challenges ahead of them. Since then, Malaysia also used some of their under-23 players for other tournaments such as the Ho Chi Minh City Cup, 2010 Asian Games and 2010 AFF Championship. Malaysia followed this practice since the Football Association of Malaysia chairman, HRH Sultan Ahmad Shah, planned this and set it mainly for Rajagopal.[ citation needed ] This is as a result of the humiliating loss of the senior team by 0–5 to the United Arab Emirates at the 2011 AFC Asian Cup qualification.

Tournament records

Olympic Games

Olympic Games Record Olympic qualification Record
YearRoundPositionGPWD*LGSGAPldWDLGFGA
Flag of Spain.svg 1992 Did not qualify8413137
Flag of the United States.svg 1996 401316
Flag of Australia (converted).svg 2000 83231717
Flag of Greece.svg 2004 6015317
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2008 611449
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg 2012 10226717
Flag of Brazil.svg 2016 Did not qualify and reach best place in 2016 AFC U-23 Championship
Flag of Japan.svg 2020 Did not qualify and reach best place in 2020 AFC U-23 Championship
Flag of France.svg 2024 [ to be determined ]
Flag of the United States.svg 2028 [ to be determined ]
TotalBest: 0/700000042108244573
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Asian Games

Asian Games Record
YearRoundPositionGPWD*LGSGA
Flag of South Korea.svg 2002 Round 117/24310236
Flag of Qatar.svg 2006 30/323003210
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2010 Round 214/24410339
Flag of South Korea.svg 2014 Round 119/29310246
Flag of Indonesia.svg 2018 Round 212/25420276
TotalBest: Round 25/51750121937
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AFC U-23 Championship

AFC U-23 Championship Record AFC U-23 qualification Record
YearRoundGPWDLGFGAPldWDLGFGA
Flag of Oman.svg 2013 See Malaysia national under-22 football team See Malaysia national under-22 football team
Flag of Qatar.svg 2016 Did not qualify310233
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2018 Quarter-finals411247320153
Flag of Thailand.svg 2020 Did not qualify321062
TotalBest: Quarter-finals4112479513148
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SEA Games

SEA Games Record
YearRoundPositionGPWD*LGSGA
Flag of Malaysia.svg 2001 Silver medal icon.svg Silver2/95401102
Flag of Vietnam.svg 2003 Bronze medal icon.svg Bronze3/85311178
Flag of the Philippines.svg 2005 3/95302126
Flag of Thailand.svg 2007 Round 15/8311164
Flag of Laos.svg 2009 Gold medal icon.svg Gold1/96501225
Flag of Indonesia.svg 2011 1/11642093
Flag of Myanmar.svg 2013 Fourth Place4/106321116
Flag of Singapore.svg 2015 Round 15/11530277
Flag of Malaysia.svg 2017 1Silver medal icon.svg Silver2/116501115
Flag of the Philippines.svg 2019 Round 18/11411265
Flag of Vietnam.svg 2021 [ to be determined ]
Flag of Cambodia.svg 2023 [ to be determined ]
Flag of Thailand.svg 2025 [ to be determined ]
TotalBest: Champions10/10513271211151
Note
*Win on penalty kicks.
**Loss on penalty kicks.

ASEAN U-23

AFF U-23 Youth Championship Record
YearRoundPositionGPWD*LGSGA
Flag of Thailand.svg 2005 Fourth Place4/85221710
Flag of Indonesia.svg 2011 CC/DNP
Flag of Cambodia.svg 2019 Round 15/8311133
TotalBest: Fourth Place2/283321013
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Summer Universiade

Summer Universiade Record
YearRoundPositionGPWD*LGSGA
Flag of Russia.svg 2013 Eight Place8/155113410
TotalBest: Eight Place1/15113410
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Recent results and fixtures

  Win  Draw  Lose

2019

17 March 2019 (2019-03-17) Friendly Malaysia  Flag of Malaysia.svg1–1Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia Shah Alam, Malaysia
20:45  UTC+8 Azli Soccerball shade.svg 90+3' Report Wilson Soccerball shade.svg 50'Stadium: Shah Alam Stadium
22 March 2019 (2019-03-22) 2020 AFC U-23 Qualifiers. Malaysia  Flag of Malaysia.svg3–0Flag of the Philippines.svg  Philippines Shah Alam, Malaysia
20:45  UTC+8 Akhyar Soccerball shade.svg 4', 31'
Faisal Soccerball shade.svg 83'
Report Stadium: Shah Alam Stadium
Attendance: 7,606
Referee: Turki Al-Khudhayr (Saudi Arabia)
24 March 2019 (2019-03-24) 2020 AFC U-23 Qualifiers. Laos  Flag of Laos.svg0–1Flag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia Shah Alam, Malaysia
20:45  UTC+8 Report Safawi Soccerball shade.svg 81'Stadium: Shah Alam Stadium
Attendance: 9,705
Referee: Masoud Tufayelieh (Syria)
26 March 2019 (2019-03-26) 2020 AFC U-23 Qualifiers. Malaysia  Flag of Malaysia.svg2–2Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China PR Shah Alam, Malaysia
20:45  UTC+8 Syahmi Soccerball shade.svg 1'
Danial Soccerball shade.svg 55'
Report Zhang Soccerball shade.svg 16'
Jiang Soccerball shade.svg 84'
Stadium: Shah Alam Stadium
Attendance: 26,183
Referee: Turki Al-Khudhayr (Saudi Arabia)
15 November 2019 (2019-11-15) Friendly 1 Malaysia  Flag of Malaysia.svg4–0 Flag of Malaysia.svg PJ City FC Subang Jaya, Malaysia
--:--  UTC+8 Nik Akif Soccerball shade.svg 6'
Jafri Chew Soccerball shade.svg 26'
Luqman Hakim Soccerball shade.svg 73', 80'
Stadium: MPSJ Stadium
25 November 2019 (2019-11-25) 2019 SEA Games GS Malaysia  Flag of Malaysia.svg1–1Flag of Myanmar.svg  Myanmar Manila, Philippines
16:00  UTC+8 Hadi Soccerball shade.svg 24' Report Soe Moe Kyaw Soccerball shade.svg 13'Stadium: Rizal Memorial Stadium
Referee: Chen Hsin-chuan (Chinese Taipei)
29 November 2019 (2019-11-29) 2019 SEA Games GS Philippines  Flag of the Philippines.svg1–0Flag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia Manila, Philippines
20:00  UTC+8 Schröck Soccerball shade.svg 74' Report Stadium: Rizal Memorial Stadium
Referee: Salman Falahi (Qatar)
2 December 2019 (2019-12-02) 2019 SEA Games GS Malaysia  Flag of Malaysia.svg4–0Flag of East Timor.svg  Timor-Leste Manila, Philippines
20:00  UTC+8 Junior Soccerball shade.svg 6' (o.g.)
Hadi Soccerball shade.svg 34', 43'
Akhyar Soccerball shade.svg 81'
Report Stadium: Rizal Memorial Stadium
Referee: Khaled Al-Shaqsi (Oman)
4 December 2019 (2019-12-04) 2019 SEA Games GS Cambodia  Flag of Cambodia.svg3–1Flag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia Manila, Philippines
16:00  UTC+8 Sodavid Soccerball shade.svg 56'
Chanthea Soccerball shade.svg 57'
Sokpheng Soccerball shade.svg 68'
Report Quentin Soccerball shade.svg 89'Stadium: Rizal Memorial Stadium
Referee: C. R. Srikrishna (India)
Note

Coaching staff

PositionNameNationality
Team ManagerSubahan KamalFlag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia
Head Coach Ong Kim Swee Flag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia
Assistant Coach Brad Maloney Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
Assistant CoachKhan Hung MengFlag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia
Fitness CoachMartin StanoFlag of Slovakia.svg  Slovakia
Goalkeeping CoachYong Wai HwangFlag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia
PhysiotherapistHarris Zafran Ahmad HaramanFlag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia
Team DoctorRidzuan AzmiFlag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia
MasseurAhmad Ramzi Ahmad ZainiFlag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia
Video AnalystAhmad Hilmi Abdul LatifFlag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia
NutritionistNorazmi RamliyFlag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia
KitmanSukri HaimiFlag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia
Media OfficerWan Mohd Fahkrul Anwar Wan BakarFlag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia
Team AdministratorAzfendy AzzudinFlag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia

Squad

Current squad

List of 20 players for the 2019 Southeast Asian Games. [18]

No.Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)Club
11 GK Haziq Nadzli (1998-01-06)6 January 1998 (aged 21) Flag of Malaysia.svg Johor Darul Ta'zim
22 DF Adam Nor Azlin OA (1996-01-05)5 January 1996 (aged 23) Flag of Malaysia.svg Johor Darul Ta'zim
32 DF Dominic Tan (1997-03-12)12 March 1997 (aged 22) Flag of Thailand.svg Police Tero
43 MF Quentin Cheng (1999-11-20)20 November 1999 (aged 20) Flag of Australia (converted).svg Central Coast Mariners Academy
53 MF Harith Haikal (2002-06-22)22 June 2002 (aged 17) Flag of Malaysia.svg Mokhtar Dahari Academy
63 MF Danial Haqim (1998-08-29)29 August 1998 (aged 21) Flag of Malaysia.svg Kelantan
74 FW Faisal Halim (1998-01-07)7 January 1998 (aged 21) Flag of Malaysia.svg Pahang
82 DF Shahrul Nizam (1998-05-25)25 May 1998 (aged 21) Flag of Malaysia.svg Kelantan
94 FW Hadi Fayyadh (2000-01-22)22 January 2000 (aged 19) Flag of Japan.svg Fagiano Okayama
104 FW Kogileswaran Raj (1998-09-21)21 September 1998 (aged 21) Flag of Malaysia.svg Pahang
113 MF Nik Akif (1999-05-11)11 May 1999 (aged 20) Flag of Malaysia.svg Kelantan
124 FW Luqman Hakim Shamsudin (2002-03-05)5 March 2002 (aged 17) Flag of Belgium (civil).svg K.V. Kortrijk
132 DF Dinesh Rajasingam (1998-02-13)13 February 1998 (aged 21) Flag of Malaysia.svg Pahang
143 MF Syamer Kutty Abba (1997-10-01)1 October 1997 (aged 22) Flag of Malaysia.svg Johor Darul Ta'zim
153 MF Umar Hakeem (2002-08-26)26 August 2002 (aged 17) Flag of Malaysia.svg Mokhtar Dahari Academy
163 MF Danial Amier Norhisham (1997-03-27)27 March 1997 (aged 22) Flag of Malaysia.svg FELDA United
172 DF Irfan Zakaria OA (1995-06-04)4 June 1995 (aged 24) Flag of Malaysia.svg Kuala Lumpur
181 GK Damien Lim (1997-02-15)15 February 1997 (aged 22) Flag of Malaysia.svg PKNS
194 FW Akhyar Rashid (1999-05-01)1 May 1999 (aged 20) Flag of Malaysia.svg Johor Darul Ta'zim
202 DF Syahmi Safari (1998-02-05)5 February 1998 (aged 21) Flag of Malaysia.svg Selangor

Recent call-ups

The following players have also been called up to the Malaysia squad within last 12 months.

Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)CapsGoalsClubLatest call-up
GK Azri Ghani (1999-04-30) 30 April 1999 (age 21) Flag of Malaysia.svg FELDA United 2019 Southeast Asian Games, PRE
GK Firdaus Irman Fadhil (2001-07-23) 23 July 2001 (age 19) Flag of Malaysia.svg PKNP U19 2019 Southeast Asian Games, PRE
GK Khatul Anuar Md Jalil (1997-04-02) 2 April 1997 (age 24) Flag of Malaysia.svg UKM Thailand Training Tour
GK Hamka Daud (1998-02-18) 18 February 1998 (age 23) Flag of Malaysia.svg Negeri Sembilan 2018 International U-21 Thanh Niên Newspaper Cup
GK Nik Amin Ahmad (1997-01-10) 10 January 1997 (age 24) Flag of Malaysia.svg Terengganu II 2018 International U-21 Thanh Niên Newspaper Cup, PRE

DF Hariz Kamarudin (1997-07-02) 2 July 1997 (age 23) Flag of Malaysia.svg Johor Darul Ta'zim II 2019 Southeast Asian Games, PRE
DF Evan Wensley Wenceslaus (1998-08-15) 15 August 1998 (age 22) Flag of Malaysia.svg Sabah 2019 Southeast Asian Games, PRE
DF Azam Azmi Murad (2001-02-12) 12 February 2001 (age 20) Flag of Malaysia.svg Terengganu U19 2019 Southeast Asian Games, PRE
DF Khairul Amizan Suhaimi (1998-03-11) 11 March 1998 (age 23) Flag of Malaysia.svg Perak U21 2019 Southeast Asian Games, PRE
DF Amirul Ashraf Ariffin (1998-01-22) 22 January 1998 (age 23) Flag of Malaysia.svg UiTM Centralised Training, 25 November - 10 December 2019
DF Ariff Ar-Rasyid Ariffin (1998-12-28) 28 December 1998 (age 22) Flag of Malaysia.svg PKNS U21 Centralised Training, 25 November - 10 December 2019
DF Shivan Pillay Asokan (2000-12-07) 7 December 2000 (age 20) Flag of Malaysia.svg PKNS U21 Centralised Training, 25 November - 10 December 2019
DF Tasnim Fitri Nasir (1999-01-19) 19 January 1999 (age 22) Flag of Malaysia.svg FELDA United 2020 AFC U-23 Championship qualification
DF Nazirul Afif Ibrahim (1997-04-20) 20 April 1997 (age 24) Flag of Malaysia.svg PKNP 2020 AFC U-23 Championship qualification, PRE
DF Nabil Hakim Bokhari (1999-02-09) 9 February 1999 (age 22) Flag of Malaysia.svg Kuala Lumpur U21 2019 AFF U-22 Youth Championship
DF Danish Haziq Saipul Hisham (1997-09-12) 12 September 1997 (age 23) Flag of Malaysia.svg Negeri Sembilan 2019 AFF U-22 Youth Championship
DF Amirul Haziq Rasmizal (1998-03-19) 19 March 1998 (age 23) Flag of Malaysia.svg Selangor U21 Thailand Training Tour
DF Azarul Nazarith Azhar (1998-07-02) 2 July 1998 (age 22) Flag of Malaysia.svg FELDA United Thailand Training Tour
DF Syaiful Alias (1999-01-12) 12 January 1999 (age 22) Flag of Malaysia.svg Kelantan Thailand Training Tour
DF Al-Imran Halim (1999-02-16) 16 February 1999 (age 22) Flag of Malaysia.svg UiTM 2018 International U-21 Thanh Niên Newspaper Cup
DF Khairu Anwar Khazali (1998-09-28) 28 September 1998 (age 22) Flag of Malaysia.svg PKNS U21 2018 International U-21 Thanh Niên Newspaper Cup
DF Sharul Nazeem Zulpakar Flag of Malaysia.svg Selangor U21 2018 International U-21 Thanh Niên Newspaper Cup
DF Asraff Hayqal Zainal (1997-12-15) 15 December 1997 (age 23) Flag of Malaysia.svg UiTM 2018 International U-21 Thanh Niên Newspaper Cup, PRE
DF Ikhwan Hafiz (1998-02-28) 28 February 1998 (age 23) Flag of Malaysia.svg PKNS U21 2018 International U-21 Thanh Niên Newspaper Cup, PRE
DF Ridzuan Razali (1997-09-11) 11 September 1997 (age 23) Flag of Malaysia.svg Terengganu II 2018 International U-21 Thanh Niên Newspaper Cup, PRE
DF Hafiy Haikal Ismail (1998-04-24) 24 April 1998 (age 22) Flag of Malaysia.svg Johor Darul Ta'zim II 2018 Asian Games CT, 1–7 July 2018
DF Loqman Hakim Marzuki (1998-01-22) 22 January 1998 (age 23) Flag of Malaysia.svg Kedah U21 2018 Asian Games CT, 1–7 July 2018

MF Thivandaran Karnan (1999-03-08) 8 March 1999 (age 22) Flag of Malaysia.svg Petaling Jaya City FC 2019 Southeast Asian Games, PRE
MF Fadzrul Danel Nizam (1998-01-14) 14 January 1998 (age 23) Flag of Malaysia.svg Kedah 2019 Southeast Asian Games, PRE
MF Wan Kuzain Wan Kamal (1998-09-14) 14 September 1998 (age 22) Flag of the United States.svg Sporting Kansas City 2019 Southeast Asian Games, PRE
MF Mukhairi Ajmal Mahadi (2001-11-07) 7 November 2001 (age 19) Flag of Malaysia.svg PKNP U21 2019 Southeast Asian Games, PRE
MF Izzan Syahmi Mustapa (1997-02-23) 23 February 1997 (age 24) Flag of Malaysia.svg Terengganu II 2020 AFC U-23 Championship qualification
MF Zahril Azri Zabri (1999-02-04) 4 February 1999 (age 22) Flag of Malaysia.svg FELDA United 2019 AFF U-22 Youth Championship PRE , WD
MF Jordan Ollerenshaw (1998-02-27) 27 February 1998 (age 23)Thailand Training Tour

FW Fayadh Zulkifli Amin (1998-09-14) 14 September 1998 (age 22) Flag of Malaysia.svg Kedah 2019 Southeast Asian Games, PRE
FW Jafri Firdaus Chew (1997-06-11) 11 June 1997 (age 23) Flag of Malaysia.svg PKNS 2019 Southeast Asian Games, PRE
FW Nik Azli Nik Alias (1997-01-26) 26 January 1997 (age 24) Flag of Malaysia.svg Kelantan Centralised Training, 25 November - 10 December 2019
FW Haziq Subri Flag of Malaysia.svg Perak U21 Centralised Training, 25 November - 10 December 2019
FW Safawi Rasid (1997-03-05) 5 March 1997 (age 24) Flag of Malaysia.svg Johor Darul Ta'zim 2020 AFC U-23 Championship qualification
FW Ariusdius Jais (1998-07-07) 7 July 1998 (age 22) Flag of Malaysia.svg Sabah 2020 AFC U-23 Championship qualification, PRE
FW Afiq Saluddin (1998-06-21) 21 June 1998 (age 22) Flag of Malaysia.svg Kelantan Thailand Training Tour
FW Juzaerul Jasmi (2000-07-11) 11 July 2000 (age 20) Flag of Malaysia.svg Kelantan U21 Thailand Training Tour
FW Danial Ashraf Abdullah (1997-01-08) 8 January 1997 (age 24) Flag of Malaysia.svg Kelantan 2018 International U-21 Thanh Niên Newspaper Cup, PRE
FW Syafiq Rizuan (1997-02-21) 21 February 1997 (age 24) 2018 Asian Games CT, 1–7 July 2018

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Preceded by
2007 Thailand  Flag of Thailand.svg
SEA Games Champions
2009 (First title for U-23)
2011 (Second title for U-23)
Succeeded by
2013 Thailand  Flag of Thailand.svg