KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 4 (Bernama) -- The Harimau Malaya squad is among the best in South East Asia as it still has the chance to qualify for the 2015 Asian Cup in Australia.
Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) vice-president Datuk Seri Subahan Kamal denied the country's football standard has dropped lower than other countries in this region.
"Malaysia still has the chance to become the only country from South East Asia to qualify for the Asian Cup. Although qualification will depend on the Iraq result, we will go for a win against Yemen," he told reporters after the launch of FIFA World Cup trophy tour at Putra World Trade Centre, here today.
Malaysia is scheduled to face Yemen on March 5 in Dubai, the final match before the Asian Cup tournament starts on January 4, 2015.
He said 2014 will be a busy year for the Harimau Malaya and Harimau Muda squads with various international competitions and friendly matches.....