Syamim Yahya

Ahmad Syamim Bin Yahya (born 17 May 1990, in Raub) is a Malaysian professional footballer currently playing as a winger for Melaka United in Malaysia Super League.[2]

Syamim Yahya
Personal information
Full name Ahmad Syamim bin Yahya
Date of birth (1990-05-17) 17 May 1990 (age 30)
Place of birth Raub, Pahang, Malaysia [1]
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position(s) Left winger / Left midfielder
Club information
Current team
Melaka United
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012–2013 Johor 5 (1)
2013–2014 T-Team 12 (1)
2014–2016 Felda United 26 (8)
2016–2017 Pahang 19 (1)
2017–2018 Felda United 3 (1)
2019 Terengganu 10 (2)
2020 Melaka United 0 (0)
National team
2015– Malaysia 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22 November 2018
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 24 January 2015

Early lifeEdit

Syamim was born in district of Raub, Pahang, on 17 May 1990. He studied at Sekolah Teknik Bentong and has represented the school, district and state in football competitions. After finishing high school, he attended a course at Institut Kemahiran Mara in Kampung Pandan. At the same time, he also played in Raub district league.[3]

Club careerEdit

JohorEdit

In 2012, at the age of 22, Syamim participated in the selection of the Johor and successfully made it through the selection and be part of Johor team. That was how his career as a professional footballer began. He played a year for Johor FA before the team merged with Johor FC to reform as JDT. He was released, and Peter Butler signed him up for T team before the 2013 campaign began.[4] A year later he joined Felda where Irfan Bakti managed to dig the best out of him.

Felda UnitedEdit

In January 2014, Syamim signed with Jengka based club, Felda United playing in Malaysian second tier league, Malaysia Premier League. He spent 3 seasons with Felda United before leaving to Pahang in January 2017. While playing for the team, he was injured and spent a lot of time off the field.[5]

PahangEdit

On 21 January 2017, during league campaign, Syamim scored one goal during his debut with Pahang playing against Perak in Ipoh.[6] Syamim who joined Pahang FA this season, was a winger for Felda United in the last two seasons. He scored six goals in 2015 but only managed two in an injury-plagued season last year.

Returned to FeldaEdit

After a season with Pahang blighted by injury. Syamim re-signed with Felda for 2018 and the team became champions of the 2018 Malaysia Premier League

Terengganu F.C.Edit

After one amazing season winning the second-tier league with Felda United, Syamim decided to join Terengganu for the 2019 season.

Bad Boy attitudeEdit

Syamim was known for his style of play with tough tackler and dirty challenged. In 25 February 2017, he was fined RM 500 by the FAM after showing middle finger to somebody during match against Melaka United.[7] Shamim later apologize over his action, he said that he just joking with his old-friend whom now play for Malacca and stated it's not about raged or anger.

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

As of match played 10 February 2018.
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League Cup League Cup Continental Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Johor 2012 Malaysia Premier League 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
T-Team 2013 Malaysia Super League 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Felda United 2014 Malaysia Premier League 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 Malaysia Super League ? 4 1 0 ? 1 30 5
2016 Malaysia Super League 14 2 2 0 ? ? 0 0
Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pahang 2017 Malaysia Super League 19 1 7 1 5 0 31 2
Total 19 1 7 1 5 0 31 2
Felda United 2018 Malaysia Premier League 3 1 0 0 0 0 3 1
Total 3 1 0 0 0 0 3 1
Career total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

InternationalEdit

As of 28 August 2017[8]
Appearances and goals by national team and year
National team Year Apps Goals
Malaysia 2015 3 0
2017 1 0
Total 4 0

International careerEdit

In May 2015, Syamim has been selected to represent Malaysia XI in 2015 AIA Cup competition against English Premier League club, Tottenham Hotspur. The match took place on 27 May at the Shah Alam Stadium. Malaysia XI lost the match by a score of 2–1.[9]

HonoursEdit

ClubsEdit

Felda UnitedEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players 2017". pahangfa.com. 22 January 2017. Retrieved 25 January 2017.
  2. ^ "Aksi garang Pahang tarik perhatian Weigang". Stadium Astro. 22 January 2017. Retrieved 25 January 2017.
  3. ^ "Bagaimana panggilan seorang guru mengubah karier Syamim Yahya". DuniaSukan.com. 14 January 2016. Retrieved 24 January 2017.
  4. ^ https://www.facebook.com/sukanstar/posts/10152193448211915
  5. ^ "Felda United FC ke Liga Super 2015". Sinar Harian. 14 January 2014. Retrieved 24 January 2017.
  6. ^ "Syamim hungry for more goals after scoring against Perak in opener". The Star. Malaysia. 25 January 2017. Retrieved 25 January 2017.
  7. ^ https://www.bharian.com.my/node/261517
  8. ^ "Yahya, Ahmad Syamim". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman. Retrieved 19 September 2017.
  9. ^ "Senarai pemain Malaysia vs Tottenham Hotspurs Rabu ini". AgendaDaily.com. 25 May 2015. Retrieved 25 January 2017.

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