Malaysia coach Ong Kim Swee says having a backline that have featured consistently this season is a big plus point ahead of the Philippines game.
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) have set June 8 as the rescheduled date for the AFC Asian Cup qualifier between North Korea and Malaysia.
Singapore are set for a March 23 friendly against Afghanistan before they begin their 2019 AFC Asian Cup Group E qualifiers.
Singapore national team head coach V. Sundramoorthy has been given a two-year contract extension.
Matthew Davies welcomed the decision to postpone Malaysia's AFC Asian Cup qualifier against North Korea on March 28 in Pyongyang.
Death of Kim Jong-Nam, half-brother of the North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un at Kuala Lumpur International Airport on Feb.13 led to tension.