2018 Season

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2018 Schedule
9-5-8, 6th in Malaysian Super League
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314dPaul Murphy

Aussie defender Anderson signs with PKNS

Former Kedah FA and Central Coast Mariners defender Zac Anderson has joined Malaysia Super League (MSL) side PKNS for the 2018 season.

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321dDez Corkhill

Five Malaysian football wishes for 2018

A challenger for JDT, a strong U23 performance and more professionalism off-the-field are needed for Malaysian football in 2018, writes Dez Corkhill.

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342dJohn Duerden

'Malaysia won't become Kedah' - coach Tan

Don't expect overnight success, or for Malaysia to replicate the Cup glory of his former club team Kedah, says new national boss Tan Cheng Hoe.

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345dESPN Staff

Kedah to promote ex-assistant boss Marco

Kedah are set to appoint Spain's Ramon Marcote, their former assistant and fitness trainer, as head coach of the Malaysia Super League club for 2018.

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349dPaul Murphy

Malaysia promote Tan Cheng Hoe to coach

Former assistant Tan Cheng Hoe was named the new head coach of Malaysia on Thursday, just a day after the resignation of Portugal's Nelo Vingada.

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364dPaul Murphy

FAM ponder Pahang's AFC Cup rejection

Malaysian football authorities are pondering options after Pahang turned down the opportunity to take Kedah's place in the 2018 AFC Cup.

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365dESPN Staff

Kedah FA denied entry to 2018 AFC Cup

2017 Malaysia FA Cup champions Kedah will miss out on next year's AFC Cup after the failing to meet the deadline to obtain the necessary licence.

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378dPaul Murphy

Safiq to lead Malaysia despite Cup outburst

Safiq Rahim will remain captain of the national team, despite criticism of the JDT midfielder's behaviour after Saturday's Malaysia Cup final.

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379dPaul Murphy

JDT to give Cup winnings to Penang victims

Newly crowned Malaysia Cup winners Johor Darul Ta'zim (JDT) have agreed to donate their prize money from the tournament to flood victims in Penang.

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380dNicolas Anil

Vingada eyes 'Cup final effect' on Malaysia

Nelo Vingada says the timing of Saturday's Malaysia Cup final could hinder his side's chances in this week's Asian Cup qualifiers vs. North Korea.

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380dESPN Staff

Gary hails JDT boss after Malaysia Cup win

Gary Steven Robbat hailed the influence of coach Ulisses Morais after ending an injury-hit year on a high note as JDT won the Malaysia Cup vs. Kedah.

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381dNicolas Anil

Malaysia Cup-winner Safiq hungry for more

Safiq Rahim says he's hungry for more trophies after helping Johor Darul Ta'zim win the Malaysia Cup for the first time with a 2-0 victory vs. Kedah.

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381dNicolas Anil

JDT crush Kedah to win first Malaysia Cup

Aidil Zafuan and Gonzalo Cabrera got the goals as JDT beat Kedah 2-0 in Saturday night's Shah Alam final to win the Malaysia Cup for the first time.

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382dNicolas Anil

JDT 'best condition' for Malaysia Cup final

Coach Ulisses Morais says Johor Darul Ta'zim have the players to get their hands on the 2017 Malaysia Cup when they face Kedah in Saturday's final.

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383dNicolas Anil

Ilso wants to exit Kedah with Malaysia Cup

Former Bundesliga striker Ken Ilso wants to part ways with Kedah by helping them win the Malaysia Cup when he leads the line against JDT on Saturday.

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383dNicolas Anil

Ghaddar on course for dream year with JDT

Mohammed Ghaddar will complete a dream season since making the mid-season switch from Kelantan if he can inspire JDT to Malaysia Cup final success.

Nazrulhad Hashim / Asiana
384dESPN Staff

Junior says JDT defenders ready for Kedah

Junior Eldstal is confident that JDT's all-local centre-back pairing is capable of stopping defending champs Kedah in Saturday's Malaysia Cup final.

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385dNicolas Anil

Syafiq committed to Kedah in Cup, not JDT

Despite reported links to Saturday's opponents, striker Syafiq Ahmad says he's fully committed to Kedah ahead of the 2017 Malaysia Cup final vs. JDT.

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386dNicolas Anil

JDT's Hazwan aims for Malaysia Cup glory

Striker Ahmad Hazwan Bakri will be hoping to score again at Shah Alam Stadium when his JDT face Kedah in the Malaysia Cup final on Saturday.

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388dNicolas Anil

MSL: Kelantan survive, Sarawak relegated

Alessandro Celin scored a late brace in a 3-1 win Kelantan at Melaka on the final day of the Malaysia season as Sarawak were relegated in their place.

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389dNicolas Anil

Kelantan face the reality of relegation

Two relegation battles dominate the final day of the Malaysia Super League season on Saturday night, as Kelantan and Sarawak scrap to avoid the drop.

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393dESPN Staff

Kedah must defend Malaysia Cup - Baddrol

Three-time winner Baddrol Bakhtiar is determined that the Malaysia Cup will remain at Kedah when they face JDT in the Nov. 4 final at Shah Alam.

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394dNicolas Anil

Malaysia Cup final '50-50' - JDT's Ghaddar

JDT striker Mohammed Ghaddar says next month's Malaysia Cup final against defending champions Kedah is '50-50', despite JDT's league dominance.

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394dNicolas Anil

Kedah to play JDT in Cup final rehearsal

Johor Darul Ta'zim will prepare for the Malaysia Cup final with a dress rehearsal against Kedah in the Malaysia Super League next Saturday.

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395dNicolas Anil

JDT to face Kedah in Malaysia Cup final

JDT will face Kedah in the Malaysia Cup final after home SF wins on Saturday, with Gonzalo Cabrera scoring twice in JDT's 3-0 win vs. Perak at Larkin.