VENUE: Gelora Bung Karno Stadium
Key Malaysia players Brendan Gan and Hazwan Bakri are in doubt for next week's friendly vs. Indonesia, giving coach Ong Kim Swee a selection headache.
Coach V. Sundramoorthy admits that he's relieved to have his big name players back for Singapore's international friendly away to Bahrain on Thursday.
Malaysia coach Ong Kim Swee says it's "not easy" to find replacements for the JDT quartet who announced their international retirements last month.
Despite a facial injury ruling him out for two months, Felda United's Christie Jayaseelan is still targeting a place in Malaysia's Suzuki Cup squad.
After the international retirement of Safiq Rahim, Malaysia head coach Ong Kim Swee has narrowed his captaincy options down to three players.
Singapore GK Izwan Mahbud hopes a saved penalty in the Singapore Cup semifinal is the start of improved form to secure a Suzuki Cup starting spot.