The ex-Socceroo, now with Perak TBG, admits he left a "stagnant" A-League under bitter circumstances and hopes to recreate Malaysia Cup glory.
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Perak have been backed to take inspiration from Leicester City by pulling off a stunning upset to lift the Malaysia Super League (MSL) title in 2018.
Malaysian giants Selangor FA have hit out at the state government after being denied the opportunity to return to Shah Alam Stadium for the 2018 MSL.
Two of Malaysia's under-23 squad are set for a year in Portugal as their club Johor Darul Ta'zim (JDT) look to support their development.
U23 coach Ong Kim Swee is headed on a fact-finding trip to Atletico Madrid as Malaysia prioritise football qualification for the 2020 Olympic Games.
The AFC Champions League hopes of Malaysia's Johor Darul Ta'zim were shattered by Thailand's Muang Thong United on Tuesday after a 5-2 playoff loss.
The quarterfinal run of Malaysia at the AFC U23 Championship helped coach Ong Kim Swee prove his doubters wrong, including FAM boss and JDT owner TMJ.
Coach Ong Kim Swee told his Malaysia players that they must learn from their run to the quarterfinals of the AFC U23 Championship in China.
Malaysia equalised through N. Thanabalan, but conceded late to lose their AFC U23 quarterfinal 2-1 to South Korea in Kunshan, China on Saturday.
Malaysia coach Ong Kim Swee says his team are capable of matching regional powerhouse South Korea in Saturday's AFC U23 quarterfinal in China.
Malaysia and Singapore fell one spot each in the latest FIFA rankings to reach historical lows of 175th and 173rd respectively.
Vietnam survived a late onslaught from Syria to claim a 0-0 draw and join Malaysia in the AFC U23 quarterfinals in China, with Thailand eliminated.
Malaysia coach Ong Kim Swee paid tribute to the character of his history-making team ahead of Saturday's quarterfinal in the AFC U23 Championship.
Danial Amier helped Malaysia make history, scoring the only goal as they beat Saudi Arabia to secure a place in the AFC U23 quarterfinals in China.
Malaysia coach Ong Kim Swee has no plans to adopt a defensive approach in their 2018 AFC U23 decider against Saudi Arabia in China on Tuesday night.
Malaysia kept their 2018 AFC U23 Championship hopes alive after Safawi Rashid earned them a 1-1 draw against Jordan in China on Saturday evening.
Coach Ong Kim Swee is confident Malaysia can make an impression on the AFC U23 Championship when they meet Jordan on Saturday despite a first-up loss.
Perth Glory could take an A-League game to Singapore next season after owner Tony Sage claimed he had received the green light from the FFA.
Individual mistakes proved costly as Ong Kim Swee's Malaysia were on the wrong side of a 4-1 defeat by Iraq to open their AFC U23 campaign in China.
Coach Ong Kim Swee says Malaysia are capable of upsetting 2013 champions Iraq in Wednesday's AFC U23 opener in Changsu, China.
JDT's Adam Nor Azlin believes Malaysia will give a good account of themselves at the 2018 AFC Under-23 Championship in China, despite a tough draw.
After being Malaysia's 2017 SEA Games goal hero, N. Thanabalan is hoping to help Ong Kim Swee's side stun Asia's big guns at the AFC U23 Championship.
Iraq coach Abdul Ghani says he has respect for Malaysia as they prepare to take on the underdogs at the AFC U23 Championship in China on Wednesday.
Coach Ong Kim Swee has warned Malaysia U23 that they will need to toughen up in the snowy conditions at next week's AFC U23 Championship in China.
A challenger for JDT, a strong U23 performance and more professionalism off-the-field are needed for Malaysian football in 2018, writes Dez Corkhill.