KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 14 (Bernama) -- The National Under-16 football squad will be competing in the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U-16 Championship scheduled from Sept 6 to 20 in Thailand.
The Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) in its website www.fam.org.my Thursday said the squad under coach S. Balachandran have been drawn in group A with South Korea, Oman and hosts Thailand.
The championships will be participated by 12 other teams in group B, C and D.
The national U-16 squad, also known as Harimau Muda U-16, will open their campaign against Thailand on Sept 6 followed by South Korea (Sept 8) before completing the group match against Oman two days later.
The top two teams will qualify for the quarter-final stage.....