Malaysia once again lost to it's opponent, when they easily defeated by Canada, 3-1.
Before, Malaysia easily beat Italy in the group, 2-0. Then Malaysia defeated by Great Britain 2-0 , With group runner up, Harimau Muda A qualified for quarterfinals against Japan. Unfortunately Japan easily defeated Malaysia 4-0.
Therefore Malaysia meet Canada for placing 7th and 8th position. Unluckily again Malaysia easily defeated by Canada 3-1. We deserved for 8th place from 15 teams.
Congratulations to Harimau Muda A but Ong Kim Swee's soccer team need more improvements to make sure they are more competitive in future especially when opposing big name in soccer sport.