Muhamad Nazmi Faiz bin Mansor (born 16 August 1994) is a Malaysian professional footballer who plays for Malaysian club Johor Darul Ta'zim. Nazmi plays mainly as a central midfielder but can also play as an attacking midfielder or as a defensive midfielder, usually deployed as a deep-lying playmaker.[3][4]

Nazmi Faiz
Personal information
Full name Muhamad Nazmi Faiz bin Mansor
Date of birth (1994-08-16) 16 August 1994 (age 25)
Place of birth Lembah Keramat, Selangor, Malaysia
Height 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)[1][2]
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Johor Darul Ta'zim
Number 21
Youth career
2011–2012 Harimau Muda A
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013 Beira-Mar 3 (0)
2014 PKNS 30 (2)
2014–2016 Selangor 43 (2)
2017– Johor Darul Ta'zim 38 (7)
2018 JDT II 1 (0)
National team
2013-present Malaysia U22 18 (3)
2013– Malaysia 10 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 27 October 2017
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 16 October 2018

Nazmi Faiz made his official starting debut for Malaysia in a friendly against Kuwait in November 2013.

Club careerEdit

Harimau Muda AEdit

A product of the Sekolah Projek Sukan Selangor & Bukit Jalil Sports School, Nazmi made his way through Harimau Muda B and later was drafted into Harimau Muda A for the 2012 S. League campaign under Ong Kim Swee.

Beira MarEdit

On 21 May 2012, Nazmi signed a three-year contract with Portuguese club, Beira-Mar after being scouted by the Aveiro based club.[3][5][6][7][8]

Nazmi made his debut with Beira-Mar in a friendly match against CD Tondela which ended in a 1–1 draw.[9] Due to his young age, he was frequently drafted into the Under-19 youth team of the club. He scored his first goal for the Under-19s just a few days after his 18th birthday.[10] After six months Nazmi terminated his contract with the club due to personal problems

PKNS FCEdit

Nazmi joined Malaysian Super League side PKNS on a three-year deal after officially terminating his contract with Beira-Mar. Nazmi made his debut for the club in a league match against Perak on 12 April which ended in a 2–2 draw, during which he set up both goals for his team, which were both scored by Patrick Wleh. Nazmi scored his first goal for the club in a 1–0 win against Negeri Sembilan on 22 June.[11][12]

SelangorEdit

Nazmi officially joined Selangor on 21 April 2014, having signed a contract valid for two and a half years with Selangor until 30 November 2016. Nazmi was slapped with a six-match ban by the Football Association of Malaysia disciplinary committee for spitting at Kelantan's Erwin Carrillo in a Super League match at the Shah Alam Stadium on 19 April 2015. Nazmi then helped the club win the 2015 Malaysia Cup after beating Kedah in the final.

Johor Darul Ta'zimEdit

In December 2016,[13] Nazmi left Selangor and signed a two-year contract with champions Johor Darul Ta'zim.[14]

2017Edit

Nazmi made his competitive debut in the 2017 AFC Champions League qualifying play-offs against Bangkok United. He scored his goal for the club in a 3-0 victory against Boeung Ket Angkor during the 2018 AFC Cup group stage. At the end of the season, he picked up a Malaysia Super League medal and help lifted a 4th consecutive title for Johor.

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

As of 27 October 2017.[15]
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League Cup League Cup Continental1 Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Harimau Muda B 2011 Malaysia Premier League 19 0 0 0 19 0
Total 19 0 0 0 19 0
Harimau Muda A 2012 S.League 10 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 2
Total 10 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 2
Beira-Mar 2012–13 Primeira Liga 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
PKNS 2013 Malaysia Super League 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
2014 Malaysia Super League 0 1 0 0 0 1
Total 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Selangor 2014 Malaysia Super League 6 0 0 0 8 0 14 0
2015 Malaysia Super League 21 1 2 0 9 1 32 2
2016 Malaysia Super League 16 1 1 0 6 1 6 0 29 2
Total 43 2 3 0 23 2 6 0 75 4
Johor Darul Ta'zim 2017 Malaysia Super League 5 0 3 0 8 1 7 2 23 3
2018 Malaysia Super League 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 5 0 3 0 8 1 7 2 23 3
Career Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

1 Includes AFC Cup and AFC Champions League.

InternationalEdit

Malaysia national team[16]
Year Apps Goals
2013 2 0
2016 1 0
2017 1 0
2018 6 0
Total 10 0

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

Selangor
Johor Darul Ta'zim

InternationalEdit

Malaysia U-23

IndividualEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Nazmi Faiz at National Football Teams
  2. ^ Nazmi Faiz at ESPN FC
  3. ^ a b Nazmi assinou contrato com o Beira-Mar Retrieved from S.C. Beira-Mar OFFICIAL Website
  4. ^ Nazmi Faiz soccerway.com, Retrieved 11 May 2012.
  5. ^ Beira-Mar contrata primeiro malaio a atuar na Europa Retrieved 22 May 2012.
  6. ^ Nazmi lands three-year Beira-Mar deal Retrieved 22 May 2012.
  7. ^ Nazmi Faiz signs with Beira-Mar goal.com, 21 May 2012, Retrieved 22 May 2012.
  8. ^ Portuguese club signs Nazmi Retrieved 22 May 2012.
  9. ^ Beira-Mar 1 – 1 Tondela Retrieved 20 June 2012.
  10. ^ Beira Mar Juniores 2012–2013 (Nazmi Faiz Goal) Retrieved from Youtube
  11. ^ "PKNS sambar Nazmi Faiz".
  12. ^ "BREAKING NEWS: Nazmi Faiz set to be unveiled as PKNS FC's new signing". 1 February 2013.
  13. ^ "Nazmi Faiz – Official website of Johor Darul Ta'zim FC (JDT) | The Southern Tigers". johorsoutherntigers.com.my. Retrieved 6 January 2017.
  14. ^ Selangor's Nazmi joins JDT and set for Japan loan stint; The Star Online, 16 November 2016
  15. ^ "Nazmi Faiz". Soccerway. Retrieved 8 December 2017.
  16. ^ "Mansor, Nazmi Faiz". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman. Retrieved 4 January 2018.
  17. ^ http://www.the-afc.com/competitions/afc-cup/latest/news/afccup2017---allianz-goal-of-the-tournament-nazmi-faiz-johor-darul-taz-39932

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