KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 14 (Bernama) -- The national Under-16 (U-16) head coach Lim Teong Kim had listed 23 players as Malaysia’s line up for the 2018 AFC U-16 Championship scheduled to be held in the city from Sept 20 to Oct 7.
In Group A, Malaysia will begin its campaign by playing against Tajikistan on Sept 20, followed by Thailand (Sept 23) and Japan (Sept 26). All matches will be played at the National Stadium Bukit Jalil.
If Malaysia managed to occupy the top two places in Group A, the team will play in the quarterfinals on Sept 30 against the champion or the runner up of Group B, comprising North Korea, Oman, Yemen and Jordan.
The quarterfinal and semifinals matches will be played either at National Stadium Bukit Jalil or at the Petaling Jaya Stadium, Kelana Jaya, while the final on Oct 7 is set to be played at the National Stadium.
Another venue for the championship is at the Universiti Malaya (UM) Arena.....