Once considered one of the hottest properties in Malaysian football, Kuala Lumpur’s Gopinath Naidu saw his career take a nosedive due to injuries before he could really get going, forcing him to quit football before he turned 25. Here the former boy wonder tells his story to FourFourTwo...
Liga Perdana Inggeris pernah dibarisi tonggak veteran seperti Ryan Giggs manakala Francesco Totti pula mewarnai Serie A sehingga berusia 40 tahun. Saingan Liga Super Malaysia (MSL) turut mempunyai kelibat beberapa permata veteran yang masih mengerah kudrat mereka sehingga kini.
Dalam bahagian pertama siri FourFourTwo ini, Vijhay Vick melihat semula lima warga Malaysia yang berangkat ke luar negara demi mengejar cita-cita. Adakah ianya satu kejayaan? Atau adakah mereka kembali? Bagaimana pula dengan pendapatan mereka?
Former Malaysia Cup champions Kuala Lumpur, Terengganu and Negeri Sembilan along with Perak’s PKNP FC are the four teams with chances to finish top two for promotion spots to the Malaysia Super League (MSL) next season.
Malaysia Cup defending champions Kedah barely put a foot wrong in the second round of group matches as their cruised to a 5-0 win over Malaysia Premier League (MPL) side UiTM while Perak are the only other team with a 100 percent start to the competition.
With the SEA Games on home soil just two months away, the Malaysia under-22 squad had a three-match stint in China in June as part of a training camp held over three weeks. FourFourTwo picks five players that impressed during the call-up and may be crucial during the Games.
Malaysia has welcomed its fair share of imports from neighbouring countries in Southeast Asia, with players largely coming from Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia and to a lesser extent Myanmar. FourFourTwo picked out 11 names you’re sure to remember…