Malaysia national futsal team

The Malaysia national futsal team represents Malaysia in international futsal competitions and is controlled by the Football Association of Malaysia. Malaysia once played in the FIFA Futsal World Cup in 1996.[3]

Malaysia
Nickname(s)Harimau Malaya
(Malayan Tigers)
[1]
Skuad Kebangsaan
(National Team)
AssociationFootball Association of Malaysia (FAM)
ConfederationAFC (Asia) - OFC (Oceania)
Head coachChiew Chun Yong
CaptainFirdaus Razali
Most capsAddie Azwan (105)
Top scorerAddie Azwan (61)
Home stadiumPanasonic Sports Complex
(3°3′22″N 101°32′51″E / 3.05611°N 101.54750°E / 3.05611; 101.54750)
FIFA codeMAS
FIFA ranking67 (12 May 2020) [2]
Home colours
Away colours
First international
Malaysia Malaysia 13 – 3 Philippines Philippines
(Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; 16 August 1996)
Biggest win
Malaysia Malaysia 16 – 0 Bhutan Bhutan
(Incheon, South Korea; 28 June 2013)
Biggest defeat
Malaysia Malaysia 0 – 17 IR Iran Iran
(Jakarta, Indonesia; 24 October 2002)
World Cup
Appearances1 (First in 1996)
Best resultRound 1, 1996
AFC Futsal Championship
Appearances12 (First in 1999)
Best resultRound 2 (plate), 2005
AFF Futsal Championship
Appearances15 (First in 2001)
Best resultMed 2.png Runners-up, 2003, 2005, 2010, 2017, 2018

Tournament recordsEdit

FIFA Futsal World CupEdit

FIFA Futsal World Cup Record
Year Round Position GP W D L GS GA DIF
  1989 Did not enter
  1992
  1996 Round 1 14/16 3 0 0 3 4 24 -20
  2000 Did not qualify
  2004
  2008
  2012
  2016
  2020
Total 1/9 Group stage 3 0 0 3 4 24 -20

AFC Futsal ChampionshipEdit

AFC Futsal Championship Record
Year Round Position GP W D L GS GA
  1999 Round 1 8/9 3 0 1 2 11 24
  2000 Did not enter
  2001 Round 1 13/14 4 0 0 4 11 27
  2002 12/14 3 1 0 2 8 30
  2003 14/16 3 0 0 3 3 20
  2004 11/18 3 1 0 2 18 18
  2005 Round 2 (Plate) 19/24 6 2 1 3 25 18
  2006 Round 1 12/16 3 1 0 2 6 15
  2007 16/16 3 0 0 3 3 26
  2008 11/16 3 1 0 2 8 19
  2010 Did not qualify
  2012
  2014 Round 1 13/16 3 1 0 2 8 11
  2016 16/16 3 0 0 3 4 19
  2018 12/16 3 1 0 2 7 9
  2020 Did not qualify
Total 12/15 Round 2 (Plate) 40 8 2 30 112 236
*Denotes draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.
*Red border colour indicates tournament was held on home soil.

OFC Futsal ChampionshipEdit

Oceanian Futsal Championship Record
Year Round Position GP W D* L GS GA
  1992 Did not enter
  1996
  2000
  2004
  2008
  2009
  2010
  2011
  2013^ Runners-up 2/8 5 3 1 1 23 13
  2014^ Champions 1/5 4 3 0 1 21 14
  2016 Did not enter
Total 2/11 Champions 9 6 1 2 44 27

^Malaysia is not part of the OFC, invited as a guest nation.

*Denotes draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

AFF Futsal ChampionshipEdit

AFF Futsal Championship Record
Year Round Position GP W D* L GS GA
  2001 Third place 3/5 4 2 0 2 16 23
  2003 Runners-up 2/6 6 4 0 2 21 19
  2005 2/6 6 3 1 2 21 15
  2006 Group stage 5/7 3 1 0 2 11 9
  2007 Third place 3/8 5 1 2 2 21 27
  2008 3/8 5 4 0 1 22 11
  2009 Group stage 5/7 3 1 0 2 8 14
  2010 Runners-up 2/5 5 3 0 2 9 14
  2012 Fourth place 4/10 6 3 0 3 22 24
  2013 Group stage 5/10 4 2 0 2 26 10
  2014 6/10 4 2 0 2 19 12
  2015 Third Place 3/10 6 4 0 2 30 20
  2016 3/7 5 3 0 2 33 17
  2017 Runners-up 2/9 5 3 0 2 21 15
  2018 2/9 5 4 0 1 26 13
  2019 Group stage 8/8 3 0 0 3 8 13
Total 16/16 5 Runners-up 70 37 3 30 292 241
*Denotes draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.
**Red border colour indicates tournament was held on home soil.

Asian Indoor and Martial Arts GamesEdit

Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games Record
Year Round Position GP W D L GS GA
  2005 Did not enter
  2007 Quarter final 8/18 4 2 0 2 13 17
  2009 8/13 4 2 0 2 16 24
  2013 Group stage 10/22 2 1 0 1 17 4
  2017 Did not enter
Total 3/4 2 Quarter final 10 5 0 5 46 45

Southeast Asian GamesEdit

Southeast Asian Games Record
Year Round Position GP W D L GS GA
  2007 Runners-up 2/7 5 3 0 2 19 22
  2011 Fourth place 4/6 4 1 0 3 10 18
  2013 Group stage 5/6 2 0 1 1 8 9
  2015 Not held
  2017 Runners-up 2/5 4 2 1 1 14 9
Total 4/4 Runners-up 9 4 0 5 29 40

Tiger's Cup/World 5's FutsalEdit

Tiger's Cup/World 5's Futsal Record
Year Round Position GP W D L GS GA
  1997 Did not enter
  1999 Group stage 9/9 2 0 0 2 0 17
  2001 Did not enter
  2003 Final (Bowl) 9/12 4 2 0 2 14 16
  2008 Semi-final (Plate) 7/10 4 2 0 2 10 18
Total 3/5 Bowl Winners 8 4 0 4 24 34
*Red border colour indicates tournament was held on home soil.

Current staffEdit

  • Team Manager – Rosmadi Ismail
  • Security Officer - Dali Wahid
  • Head Coach – Chiew Chun Yong
  • Assistant Coach - Jasman Patmee Meera
  • Assistant Coach - Jamhuree Zainuddin
  • Physiotherapist - Harris Zafran Ahmad Haraman

CoachesEdit

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

The following players were named for 2018 AFC Futsal Championship.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Club
1 1GK Mohd Firdaus Razali (1984-04-25) 25 April 1984 (age 36)   MPSJ
12 1GK Azrul Hadee Taufiq (1987-03-07) 7 March 1987 (age 33)   Selangor MAC
3 FP Muhammad Nurasyraaf   KL City
4 FP Muhammad Farikh Rahman (1997-01-21) 21 January 1997 (age 23)   Perak FA
5 FP Mohamad Awalluddin Nawi (1998-02-02) 2 February 1998 (age 22)   Perak FA
6 FP Mohd Ridzwan Bakri (1994-08-25) 25 August 1994 (age 26)   Perak FA
7 FP Mohd Khairul Effendy (1987-12-03) 3 December 1987 (age 32)   Pahang Rangers F.C
8 FP Saiful Aula Ahmad (1992-02-01) 1 February 1992 (age 28)   Melaka
9 FP Mohd Azwann Ismail (1991-10-04) 4 October 1991 (age 29)   Pahang Rangers F.C
10 FP Syed Aizad Daniel (1996-02-01) 1 February 1996 (age 24)   Selangor MAC
11 FP Muhammad Aidil Shahril   Perak FA
12 FP Abu Haniffa Hasan (1991-02-22) 22 February 1991 (age 29)   Pahang Rangers F.C
13 FP Saiful Nizam Ali (1991-10-13) 13 October 1991 (age 29)   Pahang Rangers F.C
14 FP Yazid Kamaruzuan (1992-04-07) 7 April 1992 (age 28)   Kuantan Rangers

Previous squadsEdit

Notes:

  • INJ Withdrew due to injury
  • RET Retired from the national team

Recent results and forthcoming fixturesEdit

  Win   Draw   Lose

7 September 2019 Friendly Malaysia   9–2   Mexico Changsha, China
15:30 Stadium: University of Science & Technology
8 September 2019 Friendly China   4–4   Malaysia Changsha, China
18:00 Stadium: University of Science & Technology
10 September 2019 Friendly Malaysia   2–2   Myanmar Changsha, China
15:30 Stadium: University of Science & Technology
21 October 2019 AFF Championship GS Malaysia   2–3   Indonesia Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
16:00
Report
Stadium: Phú Thọ Indoor Stadium
Attendance: 160
Referee: Fahad Badir Alhosaini (United Arab Emirates)
22 October 2019 AFF Championship GS Australia   6–4   Malaysia Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
19:00
Report
Stadium: Phú Thọ Indoor Stadium
Attendance: 145
Referee: Fahad Badir Alhosaini (United Arab Emirates)
23 October 2019 AFF Championship GS Vietnam   4–2   Malaysia Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
19:00 Report
Stadium: Phú Thọ Indoor Stadium
Attendance: 1,800
Referee: Fahad Badir Alhosaini (United Arab Emirates)

HonoursEdit

ContinentalEdit

RegionalEdit

  • SEA Games
  •   Silver medal (2) : 2007, 2017
  • Fourth place (1) : 2011
  • Pre-SEA Games Futsal Test match 2013
  •   Runner-up

OthersEdit

  • KL World 5's
  •   Bowl Winners (1) : 2003
  • Taipei 2004 International Tournament
  • Fourth place
  • Alcudia International Futsal Tournament
  •   Third place (1) : 2013
  • England International Futsal 4 Nations Tournament
  • Fourth place (1) : 2013

All-time team recordEdit

The following table shows Malaysia's all-time international record, correct as of 8 September 2019.

Opponents Played Won Drawn* Lost For Against Diff
  Afghanistan 1 1 0 0 6 1 +5
  Argentina 1 0 0 1 1 7 −6
  Australia 8 0 2 6 12 31 −19
  Bahrain 3 1 0 2 8 9 -1
  Belgium 1 0 0 1 2 11 −9
  Bhutan 1 1 0 0 16 0 +16
  Brazil 1 0 0 1 0 15 −15
  Brunei 8 6 2 0 49 24 +25
  Cambodia 7 6 0 1 62 12 +50
  Catalonia 1 0 0 1 1 4 −3
  China 4 1 0 3 7 14 −7
  Chinese Taipei 7 3 0 4 29 31 -2
  Colombia 1 0 0 1 1 12 −11
  Czech Republic 1 0 1 0 3 3 0
  Egypt 1 0 0 1 3 7 −4
  England 3 1 1 1 8 9 -1
  France 1 0 0 1 0 2 −2
  Guam 2 2 0 0 25 0 +25
  Guatemala 1 0 0 3 7 17 −10
  Hungary 1 0 0 1 0 12 −12
  Indonesia 21 14 3 1 59 73 −11
  Iran 5 0 0 5 6 64 −58
  Iraq 1 0 0 1 2 8 −6
  Italy 1 0 0 1 1 10 −9
  Japan 5 0 1 4 6 31 −25
  Jordan 1 0 0 1 1 3 −2
  Kazakhstan 2 0 0 2 4 12 −8
  Kuwait 2 0 1 1 7 8 −1
  Laos 3 3 0 0 23 6 +17
  Lebanon 5 2 0 3 16 24 −8
  Macau 2 2 0 0 14 2 +12
  Maldives 2 2 0 0 17 4 +13
  Mexico 2 1 0 1 10 4 +6
  Myanmar 11 9 1 1 44 24 +20
  Netherlands 1 0 0 1 0 5 −5
  New Caledonia 2 2 0 0 14 6 +8
  New Zealand 2 1 0 1 8 5 +3
  Panama 1 0 0 1 1 4 −3
  Philippines 10 10 0 0 84 25 +59
  Poland 1 0 0 1 1 6 −5
  Qatar 3 1 0 2 7 12 −5
  Saudi Arabia 3 1 1 1 11 11 0
  Singapore 4 2 1 1 21 9 +12
  Solomon Islands 1 1 0 0 4 1 +3
  South Africa 1 1 0 0 4 2 +2
  South Korea 1 1 0 0 4 3 +1
  Spain 1 0 0 1 0 15 −15
  Tahiti 2 1 1 0 8 5 +3
  Tajikistan 1 0 0 1 1 9 −8
  East Timor 4 4 0 0 28 7 +21
  Thailand 25 0 1 25 29 166 −137
  Turkmenistan 2 0 2 0 12 12 0
  United States 2 0 0 2 3 18 −15
  Uruguay 2 0 0 2 4 9 −5
  Uzbekistan 9 0 0 9 15 64 −49
  Vanuatu 1 1 0 0 9 5 +4
  Vietnam 21 8 4 9 75 71 +4
Total 219 83 23 114 812 964 −152
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

Player historyEdit

Players in bold are still active. As of 16 August 2014.

Top goalscorersEdit

# Name Career Goals Caps Position
1 Addie Azwan 2002–2011 61 105 Pivot
2 Saiful Mohd Noor 2001–2008 35 Ala
3 Fawzul Hadzir 2012– 31 48 Ala
4 Qaiser Heshaam 2009– 28 74 Ala
Shamsul Akmar 2012– 28 Ala
5 Fadhil Yusoff 2004–2009 24 Ala
6 Muizuddin Haris 2006–2013 22 93 Ala
7 Ruzaley Aziz 2003–2011 21 Pivot
8 Asmie Amir 2011– 20 Pivot
9 Khairul Effendy 2009– 18 Ala
Feroz Karnim 2003–2008 18 Ala
10 Faizul Gaffar 2002–2007 16 Fixo
Ali Mahat 2010– 16 Pivot
11 Fadzil Karnim 2007–2010 14 Ala
12 Jamhuri Zainuddin 2003–2009 13 Fixo
Abu Haniffa 2011– 13 Fixo
13 Saiful Nizam 2012– 12 Pivot
14 Ng Boon Leong 2004–2006 11 Ala
Rizal Rahim 2004–2007 11 Pivot
15 Safar Mohammad 2008–2012 10 Pivot

Notable former playersEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ooi Kin Fai (3 April 2017). "FAM reverts team name back to Harimau Malaya". Goal.com. Retrieved 4 April 2017.
  2. ^ "Ranking". Futsal World Ranking. Retrieved 12 May 2020.
  3. ^ Erik Garin (6 October 2016). "FIFA Futsal World Cup Overview". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 4 April 2018.

External linksEdit