Soccer Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia

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List of the best soccer players from Malaysia. List includes the top soccer (or “football”) players from Malaysia, along with photos when available. This list of best Malaysian soccer players is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest players are at the top of the list. If you're searching for a particular famous Malaysian soccer player you can use the "search" box to find what you're looking for.

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Ahmad Fakri Saarani is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Forward, Midfielder Ahmad Fakri Saarani is a Malaysian professional footballer who plays as a striker for Kelantan in the Malaysia Super League.

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Ahmad Fauzi Saari is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Midfielder Ahmad Fauzi Saari, is a Malaysian professional football player currently playing as a central midfielder for Negeri Sembilan FA.

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Akmal Rizal Ahmad Rakhli is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Akmal Rizal Ahmad Rakhli Forward Akmal Rizal Ahmad Rakhli is a Malaysian footballer currently playing for Kedah United F.C. in the 2015 Malaysia FAM League. He is a member of the Malaysian national team and also has played for ...more

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Azizon Abdul Kadir is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Azizon Abdul Kadir Goalkeeper Azizon Abdul Kadir is a professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Perak FA.

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Azi Shahril Azmi is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Azi Shahril Azmi Midfielder Azi Shahril Azmi is a Malaysian footballer who is a midfielder for PDRM FA.His high school is Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Putra Kangar,Perlis. Later, he was chosen to represent the team ...more

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Hairuddin Omar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Forward, Midfielder Hairuddin Omar, is a Malaysian professional football player currently playing and serve as captain for ATM FA in the Malaysian Super League. He currently plays as a striker or midfielder. He has ...more

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Mohammad Hardi Jaafar is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Mohammad Hardi Jaafar Midfielder Mohammad Hardi Jaafar is a Malaysian footballer who is a midfielder. Hardi Jaafar is known for his shooting techiques, contributing many long shot goals and being a set piece taker. He is a ...more

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Mohd Fadzli Saari is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Mohd Fadzli Saari Forward, Midfielder Mohd Fadzli Saari is a Malaysian footballer who is a striker for Sime Darby F.C.. He is a member of the Malaysia national football team.

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Mohd Helmi Eliza Elias is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Mohd Helmi Eliza Elias Goalkeeper Mohd Helmi Eliza Elias is a Malaysian footballer currently playing as a goalkeeper for Negeri Sembilan FA and the former Malaysia national team.

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Mohd Khyril Muhymeen Zambri is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Mohd Khyril Muhymeen Zambri Forward, Midfielder Mohammad Khyril Muhymeen Zambri is a Malaysian footballer who plays as a striker for Negeri Sembilan FA. He also a winger for Malaysia national, Malaysia U-23 and former Malaysia U-20 squad. He ...more

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Mohd Nasril Nourdin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Mohd Nasril Nourdin Goalkeeper Mohd Nasril Nourdin is a Malaysian footballer who currently plays as a goalkeeper for Pahang FA.

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Mokhtar Dahari is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Forward Dato' Mokhtar Dahari was a Malaysian Association football player from Setapak, Selangor. He was one of the best players in Asia in the 1970s and is known as the best Malaysian footballer during ...more

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Muhamad Kaironnisam Sahabudin ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Muhamad Kaironnisam Sahabudin Hussain Defender Muhamad Kaironnisam Sahabudin Hussain is a Malaysian footballer who is a defender for Johor FC. He is a member of the Malaysia national football team. He was also Malaysia's captain in the ...more

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Mohd Norhafiz Zamani Misbah is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Mohd Norhafiz Zamani Misbah Defender Norhafiz Zamani Misbah is a Malaysian footballer who will be playing for Kelantan FA as a defender. He is a member of the Malaysia national football team. He is still a favourite among Negeri ...more

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Norizan Bakar is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Norizan Bakar Midfielder Norizan bin Bakar is a former Malaysian football player. Recently he works as head coach of Perak FA. He also had coached several teams in the Malaysia league, as well as the Malaysia national ...more

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Ronny Harun is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Ronny Harun Defender Ronny Harun is a Malaysian footballer currently playing for Sarawak FA in the Malaysia Super League. His primary position is left defender but he can also play in as a central defender.

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R. Arumugam is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
R. Arumugam Goalkeeper Datuk R. Arumugam was a legendary Malaysian national football player from Selangor. His exceptionally long arms and brilliant saves have earned him the nickname "Spiderman". He was ...more

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Santokh Singh is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Santokh Singh Datuk Santokh Singh is a retired Malaysian football player.

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Samransak Kram is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Samransak Kram Forward Samransak Kram is a Malaysian footballer currently playing as a striker for Perlis FA and a former Malaysia national team. He is the brother of Manopsak Kram. Born as a Siamese native, nicknamed ...more

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Soh Chin Aun is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Defender Datuk Soh Chin Aun; born 28 July 1950 is a Malaysian Chinese national football player from Malacca alongside the late Mokhtar Dahari and R. Arumugam. He was known as Tauke or Towkay by his team ...more

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Thirumurugan s/o Veeran is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Thirumurugan s/o Veeran Defender Thirumurugan a/l Veeran also known as V. Thirumurugan is a Malaysian footballer who currently plays as a defender for PDRM FA. He is a member of the Malaysia national football team. He made his ...more

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Victor Andrag is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Victor Andrag Defender Victor Andrag, is a Malaysian former footballer, chiefly associated with Kedah and was captain of the team. Victor plays as a central defender. During his career at Kedah, Victor has won every ...more

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Noor Hazrul Mustafa is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Noor Hazrul Mustafa Midfielder Mohd Noor Hazrul Bin Mohd Mustafa is a Malaysian professional footballer. Currently he plays for Kelantan FA. He started his career as a defender, but is currently used as a midfielder.

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Abdul Rashid Hassan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Goalkeeper

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Khairul Azman Mohamed is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Khairul Azman Mohamed Khairul Azman Mohamed is a former Malaysian footballer who was a goalkeeper for Pahang, Sabah and the Malaysia national football team.

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Mohd Fazliata Taib is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Mohd Fazliata Taib Defender Mohd Fazliata Taib is a Malaysian footballer who plays for Negeri Sembilan FA in the Malaysian Primier League, primarily as a centre back but he is also capable of playing as a right full back ...more

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Mohd Nizaruddin Yusof is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Mohd Nizaruddin Yusof Mohd Nizaruddin Yusof is a Malaysian footballer who operates as a striker. Currently Nizaruddin plays at Malaysia FAM League team MOF F.C., where he also acts as the team's assistant coach. He ...more

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Mohd Bunyamin Umar is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Mohd Bunyamin Umar Defender, Midfielder Mohd Bunyamin Umar is a Malaysian footballer who was a midfielder for Kedah FA, UPB-MyTeam FC and currently plays for Selangor FA. He is a member of the Malaysia National, Malaysia U-23 and a ...more

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Mohd Hazwan Zainun is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Mohd Hazwan Zainun Mohd Hazwan Zainun is a Malaysian footballer currently playing as a midfielder for Perlis FA. Known as "Pak Leh" by fans, Hazwan is a product's of Kedah President Cup squad and was ...more

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Joey Ryan Gundok is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Joey Ryan Gundok Joey Ryan Gundok is a Malaysian professional footballer from state of Sabah. He play as a midfielder. He played for Sabah FA since 2003 season but move to Perlis FA for 2006/07 season. He return ...more

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Syamsul Saad is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Syamsul Saad Defender Syamsul Saad is a former Malaysian footballer who was a defender with Perak FA and Terengganu FA. He had a successful career with Perak. In his first season with Perak, he won the Malaysia Cup. ...more

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Mohd Marzuki Yusof is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Mohd Marzuki Yusof Defender Mohd Marzuki Yusof is a Malaysian football player currently playing for T-Team, a team playing in the Malaysian Super League. He was a former member of Malaysia national U-23 team. He played ...more

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Es Lizuan Zahid Amir is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Es Lizuan Zahid Amir Es Lizuan Zahid Amir is a Malaysian professional football player currently playing for Sime Darby FC in the Malaysian Super League as a defender. He previously playing for Sabah and Melaka TMFC ...more

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Eddy Helmi Abdul Manan is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Eddy Helmi Abdul Manan Eddy Helmi Abdul Manan is a Malaysian footballer who is currently an Attacking Midfielder for Sime Darby FC. He is a former member of the Malaysian national team. Eddy Helmi is one of longest ...more

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Mohd Faizal Abu Bakar is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Mohd Faizal Abu Bakar Mohd Faizal Abu Bakar is a Malaysian footballer currently playing as a midfielder for Kedah FA. He is known as 'Sepet' among his teammates and fans.

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Muhd Zameer Zainun is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Muhd Zameer Zainun Muhd Zameer Zainun is a Malaysian footballer who currently plays as a midfielder for Kuala Lumpur FA in the Malaysian Super League. Previously, he played for PKNS FC. He was also the member of ...more

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Mohd Rafdi Abdul Rashid is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Mohd Rafdi Abdul Rashid Rafdi Rahid is a former Malaysian footballer. The Kedah-born striker has been playing for several team in his career such Kedah, Perlis and Perak. He played for national Olympic 2000 team and ...more

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Zainal Abidin Hassan is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Zainal Abidin Hassan Defender Zainal Abidin Hassan is a former Malaysian footballer and currently head coach for Pahang FA. Zainal is well known as the best Malaysian footballer in the 80's and 90's. His football career ...more

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Kandasamy Gurusamy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Kandasamy Gurusamy Midfielder Kandasamy Gurusamy also known as K. Gurusamy is a Malaysian national football player, who plays for Selangor FA.

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Zul Yusri Che Harun is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Zul Yusri Che Harun Zul Yusri Che Harun is a Malaysian footballer who plays as a midfielder formerly playing for Kelantan FA in Malaysia Super League.

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Izzaq Faris Ramlan is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Izzaq Faris Ramlan Forward Izzaq Faris Ramlan, is a Malaysian footballer who currently playing for Terengganu FA as a Striker. He was called up by Malaysia 2009 coach K. Rajagobal for their friendly match in Turkey in ...more

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Mohd Amar Rohidan is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Mohd Amar Rohidan Midfielder Amar Rohidan is a Malaysian footballer who is a midfielder for Kelantan FA in the Malaysia Super League.

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Mohd Rizal Fahmi Abdul Rosid is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Mohd Rizal Fahmi Abdul Rosid Defender Mohd Rizal Fahmi Abdul Rosid is a Malaysian footballer who plays for Selangor in Malaysia Super League. He plays as a central defender. On March 2011, Rizal Fahmi has called for training with ...more

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Azizi Matt Rose is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Azizi Matt Rose Defender Azizi Matt Rose is a Malaysian footballer who plays as a defender for Negeri Sembilan FA.

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K. Rajagopal is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
K. Rajagopal Midfielder Datuk K. Rajagobal, is a Malaysian football manager and former national player He is the former head coach for Malaysia national football team and Malaysia U-23 football team. Rajagopal has also ...more

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Mohd Norizam Salaman is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Mohd Norizam Salaman Norizam Salaman is a Malaysian footballer currently playing for Malaysia FAM League club AirAsia F.C. as a forward. Norizam started his career with Johor before joining Negeri Sembilan and Felda ...more

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Mohd Firdaus Azizul is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Mohd Firdaus Azizul Mohd Firdaus Azizul is a Malaysian footballer currently playing for Sime Darby FC in Malaysia Super League.He is team top scorer in 2011 Malaysia Super League with 7 goal from 19 appearances.

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K. Sasi Kumar is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
K. Sasi Kumar K. Sasikumar is a Malaysian footballer currently playing for Johor Darul Takzim II F.C. in Malaysia Premier League.

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Mohd Zamir Selamat is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Mohd Zamir Selamat Mohd Zamir Selamat, is a Malaysian footballer who currently plays for Perak as a Goalkeeper. He was called up by Malaysia 2009 coach K. Rajagobal for various upcoming tournaments such as the Ho ...more

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Ruzaini Zainal is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malaysia
Ruzaini Zainal Midfielder Ruzaini Zainal is a professional footballer who plays for S.League club Hougang United. He was born in Johor Bahru, Malaysia but grew up in Singapore. Zainal originally had a Malaysian ...more