Famous Coaches from Malaysia

List of notable or famous coaches from Malaysia, with bios and photos, including the top coaches born in Malaysia and even some popular coaches who immigrated to Malaysia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Malaysian coaches then this list is the perfect resource for you. These coaches are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known coach from Malaysia is included when available.

List is made up of a variety of people, including Norizan Bakar and Dollah Salleh.

This historic coaches from Malaysia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Malaysian coaches of note?" and "Who are the most famous coaches from Malaysia?" These prominent coaches of Malaysia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Malaysian coaches.

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  • B. Sathianathan is a Malaysian football coach and a former footballer. He is the current head coach of Malaysia Super League club, Selangor FA. He is the former head coach for Malaysia national football team and Malaysia U-23 football team. Before becoming the head coach for Malaysia, he was the head coach of the Malaysian Under 23 team.
    • Age: 64
    • Birthplace: Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia
  • Dollah Salleh

    Dollah Salleh (born 10 October 1963) is a Malaysian former footballer and football coach. He is currently the head coach of Malaysia Super League side Pahang.
    • Age: 59
    • Birthplace: Malacca, Malaysia
  • K. Devan

    Devan a/l E. Kuppusamy, better known as K. Devan (born 12 April 1951) is a Malaysian football manager and former professional player.
    • Age: 61
    • Birthplace: Selangor, Malaysia
  • K. Rajagopal

    Datuk K. Rajagobal (Rajagobal Krishnasamy, Tamil: கி.ராஜகோபால்; born 10 July 1956) is a Malaysian football manager and former national player. He is the former head coach for Malaysia national football team and the under-23 football team. Currently he is the head coach of PKNS F.C. in Malaysia Super League. Rajagopal has also appeared as a football pundit for Malaysian satellite television network Astro, including the first episode in August 2009 of the FourFourTwo TV Show.
    • Age: 66
    • Birthplace: Selangor, Malaysia
  • Norizan Bakar

    Norizan bin Bakar (born 27 January 1961 in Kampung Datuk Kaya Man, Perlis) is a former Malaysian football player. He currently the Director of Football for Felcra F.C..
    • Age: 62
    • Birthplace: Perlis, Malaysia
  • Ong Kim Swee
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    Ong Kim Swee

    Datuk Ong Kim Swee is a Malaysian football manager and former footballer. He spent most of his career playing for East Malaysian teams, notably Sarawak and Sabah during the mid 90's. He currently manages the Malaysia national under-23 football team which competed in the 2012 Olympic Qualifiers and 2011 Southeast Asian Games. Ong also coaches the club side of Malaysia U-23 squad, Harimau Muda A, who currently competes in Australia's National Premier Leagues Queensland. From late 2013 to June 2014, Ong also coached Malaysia senior squad on an interim basis. He is a fan of Arsenal.
    • Age: 52
    • Birthplace: Malacca, Malaysia