Malaysia captain Safiq Rahim has resumed training after a thigh injury and hopes to be available for Thursday's AFC Asian Cup playoff vs. Timor-Lester
For the third straight game, Malaysia failed to score and give Ong Kim Swee his first victory since his January appointment, in a 0-0 draw in Myanmar.
Australian-born midfielder Brendan Gan says that Malaysia may try a more attacking approach, as instructed by coach Ong Kim Swee, for upcoming games.
Malaysia national team coach Ong Kim Swee has come up with a plan to improve his team's FIFA world rankings.
Malaysia slumped to their all-time lowest spot in the FIFA world rankings at 174, while archrivals Singapore remain unchanged at 148.
Malaysia will face off against Timor-Leste in Playoff 1 of the 2019 Asian Cup qualifiers for a chance to join Singapore in the final round qualifiers.