KUALA LUMPUR, March 13 (Bernama)
Johor Darul Ta'zim's (JDT) Natxo Insa and La'Vere Corbin-Ong are among 15 new faces called up by Harimau Malaya coach Tan Cheng Hoe for centralised training at Wisma Persatuan Bola Sepak Malaysia (FAM), Kelana Jaya from this Sunday.
The FA of Malaysia (FAM) in a statement here today said that besides the duo, Cheng Hoe had also called up Sabah captain Rawilson Batuil and Kedah midfielder Muhammad Ariff Farhan Mat Isa.
Cheng Hoe who was appointed coach of the national team on Dec 7, also shortlisted nine Under-23 players who helped Malaysia reach the quarter-finals of the AFC 2018 Under-23 championship in China in January.
They are goalkeeper Muhammad Haziq Nadzli, Akhyar Rashid, Syazwan Andik Ishak, Irfan Zakaria, Matthew Davies, Syahmi Safari, Safawi Rasid, Nor Azam Abdul Azih and U-23 team captain Adam Nor Azlin.
The list also sees Cheng Hoe retaining 14 out of the 23 players brought to Buriram, Thailand for two Asia Cup 2019 qualifying matches against North Korea at Stadium I-Mobile, Buriram last November. Malaysia lost both matches.....