Malaysia U22 head coach Frank Berndhart said that he want to see his team playing a passing game against Nepal National Football Team in friendly match tomorrow. Nepal will take on host Malaysia U22 as a friendly match at Pario, Negeri Sembilan.
Speaking to the media in the pre-match press conference coach Frank Berndhart said that, “I want to see my player playing open game by passing. And I don’t want more long balls.”
Coach Berndhart said that “I know they are more stronger than Philippines U22, so we have to be more careful when defending against Nepal,”
“I will field a different starting XI than match against Philippines U22.” added Coach Berndhart.
Malaysia beats Philippines U22 by 4-1 in friendly match.
Malaysian coach revealed that two players were injured in their previous match. Defender Ariff Farhan Isa will miss the game against Nepal, while forward Syafiq Ahmad was still doubtful.