Back for his second stint in Southeast Asia under ex-Melbourne Victory manager Mehmet Durakovic, former Socceroo Robert Cornthwaite will be hoping to taste Malaysia Cup glory once again. But he says his abrupt departure from Western Sydney Wanderers still lingers on his mind.
The ex-club captain admits that his world was turned upside down when manager Tony Popovic quit before the start of the 2017-18 A-League season last October, to be replaced by Josep Gombau.
Malaysia under-23 coach Ong Kim Swee is heading to Atletico Madrid to develop his skills after leading the Young Tigers to the quarterfinals of the AFC U23 Championship.
Malaysia defied the odds by finishing ahead of Jordan and Saudi Arabia to reach the last eight of the continental tournament.
And Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) president Tunku Ismail Ibrahim (TMJ) confirmed that the mastermind of the under-23s impressive performance in China was travelling to Spain as the country bids to...