The highly anticipated match later by the local football fans, where the under-23 team, coached by Olympic coach of Malaysia Ong Kim Swee will start the challenge in the group stage (third round) the qualifications of the 2012 Olympic Games Asian zone.
Malaysian Olympic squad was drawn in Group C with Japan, Syria and Bahrain. The fate of the national senior squad, the Tiger of Malaya who fail to the next round but with U-23 national team successfully advanced to the round of 12 best in Asia.
The Olympic team will face Japan on the date of 21 September which will be held at the Stadium Tosu, Fukuoka and reciprocal (second leg) on February 22, 2012 at Bukit Jalil. Route in the early stages of qualification, Pakistan defeated Malaysia 2-0 in the first round and 2-1 over Lebanon in the second round.
List of Japanese players vs Malaysia 21 September 2011:
Goalkeeper: Khairul Fahmi Che Mat (Captain) and Mohd Izham Tarmizi.
Defense: Mahali Jasuli, Mohd Fadli Shas, Mohd Muslim Ahmad, Mohamad Amer Saidin, Mohd Fandi Othman, Mohd Azmi Minogue, John's and Muhammad Faris Izzaq Syazwan Tajuddin.
Midfield: Wan Zack Haikal Mohd Irfan Faza'il, Zaharulnizam Wan Zakaria Wan, K. Gurusamy, Abdul Shukor Jusoh, Faizal Mohamad Nazmi Abu Bakr and Muhammad Faiz.
Forwards: Syahrul Azwari Ibrahim, A. Thamil Arasu, Ahmad Hazwan Bakri Mohd Izuan Solahuddin
Players under 22 years of Japan (Samurai Blue) coach Takashi Sekizuka:
Goalkeeper: Shuichi Gonda, Shunsuke Ando and Tatsuya Morita.
Defense: Hiroki Sakai, Yasuke Higa, Yutaka Yoshida, Mizuki Hamada, Daisuke Suzuki, Shohei Sakai and Takahashi Gotoku.
Midfield: Takahiro Ogihara, Hiroshi Kiyotake, Kosuke Yamamoto, Kazuya Yamamura, Keigo Higashi, Naoki Yamada, and Hotaru Yamaguchi.
Forwards: Yuya Osako, Kensuke Nagai, Ryohei Yamazaki and the Genki Haraguchi. Updated list of players released Japan Football Association sources
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