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Nickname(s) Harimau Malaya
(Malayan Tigers)

Skuad Kebangsaan
(National Team)
Association Football Association of Malaysia (FAM)
Confederation AFC (Asia)
Sub-confederation AFF (Southeast Asia)
Head coach Tan Cheng Hoe
Captain Mohd Zaquan Adha
Top scorer Zainal Abidin Hassan (78)
Home stadium Bukit Jalil National Stadium
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 167 Steady (7 February 2019)
Highest 75 (August 1993)
Lowest 178 (March 2018)
Elo ranking
Current 173 Increase 10 (3 March 2019)
Highest 60 (1 March 1977)
Lowest 185 (September 2018)
First international
 Malaysia 1–1 Thailand 
(Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; 12 October 1963)
Biggest win
 Malaysia 11–0 Philippines 
(Tehran, Iran; 7 September 1974)
Biggest defeat
 United Arab Emirates 10–0 Malaysia 
(Abu Dhabi, UAE; 3 September 2015)
AFC Asian Cup
Appearances 3 (first in 1976)
Best result Group stage, 1976, 1980 and 2007

Malaysia national football team is the national football team of Malaysia.

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