The Malaysia national squad arrived home in Kuala Lumpur on Tuesday after their Oceania tour, concluding with Sunday's 1-1 draw with Fiji in Nadi.
At first glance, just one victory in three matches against lower-ranked opponents seems to represent an unsuccessful trip.
But here are five reasons why coach Ong Kim Swee was right to take Harimau Malaysia to the South Pacific:
1. Being forced to leave their comfort zone
Before the trip, most of the squad would have been hard pressed to point to Port...