Like every new Malaysia Super League (MSL) season, there will be plenty of hope and optimism for the year ahead. But some other elements we wished were long gone just keep being repeated. Here are five unwanted instances we are likely to see once more in 2017.
It’s just days to the start of the 2017 Malaysia Super League and most teams appear set after completing their transfer activities, but three players at three-time defending champions Johor Darul Ta’zim (JDT) are still uncertain of their roles.
Malaysia skipper Amri Yahyah will play for Malacca in 2017 after speculation of a move to Selangor cooled off. The Red Giants appear to have little money for the transfer market and have agreed to sell Ahmad Hazwan Bakri to Johor Darul Ta'zim (JDT).
Johor Darul Ta’zim’s (JDT) Amri Yahyah is expected to move to newly-promoted Malacca for the 2017 Malaysia Super League (MSL) season after the Southern Tigers confirmed the club would be parting ways with the evergreen forward after three successful seasons.
Whatever happens for the remainder of the 2016 AFF Suzuki Cup, Indonesian star Andik Vermansyah still has some lofty goals for his career, including further stints in overseas leagues, as he explained to FourFourTwo.
Earlier this week we brought you our five biggest positives of the 2016 Malaysia Super League season. But of course it wasn't all cracking goals and avoiding relegation, so here we present our five biggest negatives of the just-completed campaign...