Tunku Ismail

Two month-long breaks in 2017, outside of the post-season holidays, resulted in a tight fixture list for Malaysia Super League (MSL) teams. Such a common issue in Malaysian football over the years, will it improve in 2018?
29 June 2017
Nelo Vingada has had a baptism of fire in Malaysian football since becoming head coach of the national team in May, but as he told FourFourTwo, outside criticism doesn't bother him one bit...
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24 June 2017
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) have confirmed they have received an official letter from organisers of the proposed ASEAN Super League (ASL) stating the largely maligned competition won’t be going ahead.
20 June 2017
Last week Malaysia lost their first match under the tutelage of new coach Nelo Vingada. While some criticism could be expected in a football country that often has unrealistically high hopes, the reaction has been way over the top, argues John Duerden...
20 June 2017
Malaysia Super League (MSL) club Johor Darul Ta’zim (JDT) swiftly appointed Ulisses Morais as their new head coach on the same day Benjamin Mora was demoted to JDT II. FourFourTwo takes a look at the Portuguese’s past and what’s in store for the Malaysian giants.
13 June 2017
A proud former Malaysian captain, Safiq Rahim shocked the country when he retired from Harimau Malaya in July 2016. Now back in the fold, he told Vijhay Vick the reasons behind his retirement, what made him change his mind and how qualifying for the 2019 Asian Cup could be the highlight of his international career.
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15 May 2017
Eduardo Manuel Martinho Braganza de Vingada, or better known as Nelo Vingada, was announced as Malaysia coach on Monday, ending a two-month wait after Ong Kim Swee was reassigned to the under-22 squad.
12 May 2017
Johor Darul Ta’zim (JDT) are in the AFC Cup knockout rounds for the third year running, but it wasn’t smooth sailing this time around. FourFourTwo looks at seven key factors in their attempts to repeat their 2015 heroics, when they became the first Southeast Asian side to win the continental title.
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11 May 2017
Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) president Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim has spoken out against the decision to play Malaysia’s Asian Cup qualifying match with North Korea in Pyongyang. 
24 April 2017
It has been one month since Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim became Football Association of Malaysia president. Seen by many as the potential saviour of Malaysian football, the Crown Prince of Johor’s presence is already telling. FourFourTwo looks at five changes so far, with plenty more expected in the coming months.

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