It is revived after five years old are not held by the Football Association of Malaysia (FAM). The tournament will be held on 7th September to 14th September 2013. Pahang is chosen as a host.
Once Merdeka Cup is an annual event of the prestigious national football calender. Many strong team come to join. Amongst the team joined since 1957 are South Korea, Japan, Algeria, Ghana, Morroco, Iraq, New Zealand, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Myanmar, India, Indonesia, Taiwan, Uzbekistan, Singapore, Pakistan and several clubs from Argentina and Brazil.
In tournament of Merdeka Cup 2013, there are three countries confirmed to join, Myanmar, Singapore and Thailand.
Harimau Muda A will represent Malaysia according to Harimau Malaya has to prepare for friendly against Uzbekistan and India in this month.
The following is the match fixtures on 7th September 2013
The following is the match schedule along the tournament:-