Actually its a tough game for Malaysia team. But in football nothing is impossible. While this is a forte malaysia team to prove it is wrong. Its a real test in exam. after two easy team. either for malaysia team or china team. Gus hiddik also admit that this is the know whether china can go or not.
Ahead of China PR’s AFC U-23 Championship 2020 Qualifier match against Malaysia, the former’s coach Guus Hiddink feels it will be a good contest between the two sides.
Hiddink’s men thrashed the Philippines 8-0 in their last outing in Group J while beating Laos 5-0 in the first match of the campaign.
Despite these wins, Hiddink reveals that their clash against Malaysia is the real match-up to watch.
He said: “I’ve watched Malaysia play and I’ve got to say, I love watching them.”
“Malaysia have skillful and adventurous players. We expect a huge resistance from Malaysia.
“I’m also aware of their tag as giant-killers as they’ve beaten fancied nations like Saudi Arabia and South Korea last year. It will be a test for my players.”
In the interview, he was asked which specific Malaysian star was he the biggest fan of, and the Dutchman joked: “That’s too difficult (to pronounce the names). I try to understand your language but I end up breaking my tongue.”
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