2007 Merdeka Tournament

The 2007 Merdeka Tournament is the 39th editions of the Merdeka Tournament and was held on 20 to 29 August 2007.

2007 Pestabola Merdeka
Tournament details
Host countryMalaysia
Dates20–29 August
Teams8
Venue(s)2 (in 2 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Malaysia (1st title)
Runners-up Myanmar
Tournament statistics
Matches played15
Goals scored44 (2.93 per match)
2006
2008

GroupsEdit

Group stageEdit

Teams qualified for next phase

Group AEdit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA
  Myanmar 9 3 3 0 0 4 1
  Malaysia U-23 6 3 2 0 1 7 2
  Lesotho 3 3 1 0 2 3 6
  Laos 0 3 0 0 3 1 6
Myanmar  1–0  Lesotho
Soe Myat Min   49'

Malaysia  2–0  Laos
Mohd Safee Mohd Sali   32'
Muhammad Shukor Adan   53'

Myanmar  2–1  Malaysia
Aung Myo Thant   42'
Yan Paing   50'
Mohd Zaquan Adha Abdul Radzak   70'

Lesotho  3–1  Laos
Potse Refiloe   3'
Maipato Tefo   6'
Moleko Katleho   23'
Visay Phaphouvanin   26'


Myanmar  1–0  Laos
Yan Paing   30'

Group BEdit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA
  Singapore 9 3 3 0 0 7 3
  Zimbabwe 6 3 2 0 1 6 6
  Indonesia U-23 3 3 1 0 2 2 2
  Bangladesh 0 3 0 0 3 2 5
Singapore  4–2  Zimbabwe
Agu Casmir   5'
Khairul Amri   22'
Ridhuan Muhammad   30'
Fazrul Nawaz   34'
Johannes Ngodzo   48'
Lionel Mtizwa   60'

Indonesia  1–0  Bangladesh
Cornelius Map   27'


Indonesia  1–2  Zimbabwe
Cornelius Map   45' Mutshumaveli Moyo   26'
Philip Marufu   57'

Indonesia  0–2  Singapore
Ridhuan Muhammad   7'
Agu Casmir   85'

Bangladesh  1–2  Zimbabwe
Saifur Rahman Moni   88' Lionel Mtizwa   38'
Johannes Ngodzo   58'

Knockout stageEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
27 August - MBPJ Stadium
 
 
  Myanmar 3
 
29 August - Shah Alam Stadium
 
  Zimbabwe 1
 
  Myanmar 1
 
27 August - MBPJ Stadium
 
  Malaysia U-23 3
 
  Singapore 1
 
 
  Malaysia U-23 3
 

Semi finalsEdit

Myanmar  3–1  Zimbabwe
Yan Paing   32'57'
Yazar Win Thein   88'

Malaysia  3–1  Singapore
Mohd Khyril Muhymeen Zambri   14'
Mohd Safee Mohd Sali   18'76'
Agu Casmir   48'

FinalsEdit

AwardEdit

 2007 Merdeka Tournament Winner 
 
Malaysia
1st title

External linksEdit