Rajagopal picks 33 players for Hong Kong match’s preliminary squad

Malaysia coach Datuk K.Rajagopal has named his initial training squad for the friendly game in Hong Kong next month

Four new faces are among 33 players called up for training and selection by Datuk K.Rajagopal to the Malaysian team that will face Hong Kong in a friendly match at the Mongkok Stadium on October 16.

Based on a list released by the Football Association of Malaysia (FAM), the four new faces are Pahang winger R. Gopinathan, Kedah defender Khairul Helmi Johari, Harimau Muda A’s Affizie Faisal Mamat and Selangor goalkeeper Norazlan Razali.

All the players are required to report for training on October 5 at the Wisma FAM in Kelana Jaya.

List of players:-

Gary Steven Robbat, Mahalli Jasuli, Fadhli Shas, Affize Faisal Mamat, Izham Tarmizi Roslan, Wan Zack Haikal Wan Nor (Harimau Muda A); Amiridzwan Taj Tajudin, D.Christie Jayaseelan, Azmi Muslim, Aidil Zafuan Abdul Radzak, Zaquan Adha Abdul Radzak (ATM); Amar Rohidan, Baddrol Bakhtiar, Khyril Muhymeen Zambri, Khairul Helmi Johari (Kedah); Khairul Fahmi Che Mat, Shakir Shaari, Norshahrul Idlan Talaha, S.Subramaniam (Kelantan); Safiq Rahim, Bunyamin Umar, Norazlan Razali (Selangor); Ahmad Shakir Ali, Farizal Marlias, S.Kunanlan (Negeri Sembilan); Azamuddin Akil, R.Gopinathan (Pahang); Zubir Azmi, Faizal Muhammad (Terengganu); Ahmad Fakri Saarani, Yong Kuong Yong (Felda United); Safee Sali (Pelita Jaya), Shahrizal Saad (Johor FC).