Merdeka Tournament 1977 (Malaysia)

NB: 21st edition; all matches at the Merdeka Stadium in Kuala Lumpur

Group Stage

16-07-77  Malaysia         1-0  Burma
            [Myint Kyu og 87]
17-07-77  Iraq             2-0  Indonesia
            [Hussein Saeed 8, Ali Abdul-Zahra 47]
          South Korea      4-0  Libya
            [Huh Jung-moo 21, ?, 89, Park Sang-in 85]
18-07-77  Malaysia         3-0  Thailand
            [Marzuki Ismaun 12, Mokhtar Dahari 27, Abdah Alif 55]
19-07-77  Burma            1-1  Indonesia
            [Tin Win 44 - Yopi Soununu 38]
          Iraq             0-0  Libya
20-07-77  South Korea      4-1  Thailand
            [Kim Jae-han 52, 56, 64, 82 - Weerayuth Sawaddi 13]
21-07-77  Iraq             3-0  Burma
            [Yahya Alwan 39, 72, 88]
          Malaysia         1-1  Libya
            [Marzuki Ismaun 75 - Bashir Riani 74]
22-07-77  South Korea      5-1  Indonesia
            [Shin Hyun-ho 7, Cho Kwang-nae 14, Kim Jae-han 60, 89, Kim
             Jin-kook 85 - Hadi Ismanto 36]
23-07-77  Libya            2-2  Thailand
            [Basher Riani 35, Nure Esseri 48 - Somporn Janyavisut 39,
             Weerayuth Sawaddi 89]     
          Malaysia         0-0  Iraq       
24-07-77  South Korea      4-0  Burma
            [Park Sang-in 6, Cha Beum-keun 8, Cho Kwang-nae 28, Kim
             Jae-han 22] 
25-07-77  Iraq             5-0  Thailand
            [Hussein Saeed 6, Yahya Alwan 30, 59, Juta Tingsapat og 84,
             Surasak Tantadilok og 87]
          Libya            4-0  Indonesia      
            [Abdulgader Mehdi 55, Mohamed Gihani 63, Nure Esseri 79, 80]
26-07-77  South Korea      1-1  Malaysia
            [Huh Jung-moo 5 - Mokhtar Dahari 72pen]
27-07-77  Indonesia        0-1  Thailand [500]
            [Somporn Janyavisut 30]
          Burma            3-1  Libya
            [Tin Win 14, 41, Sein Win Lay 29 - Mohamed Gihani 58]
28-07-77  Iraq             1-1  South Korea
            [Hussein Saeed 63 - Kim Jae-han 36]
29-07-77  Burma            1-1  Thailand
            [Kyi Lwin 89 - Somporn Janyavisut 40]
          Malaysia         5-1  Indonesia
            [Mokhtar Dahari 42, Isa Bakar 44, Santokh Singh 49pen, Soh
             Chin Aun 60, Reduan Abdullah 88 - Yopi Soununu 28] 

 1.SOUTH KOREA      6  4  2  0 19- 4 10
 2.IRAQ             6  3  3  0 11- 1  9
 3.Malaysia         6  3  3  0 11- 3  9
 4.Libya            6  1  3  2  8-10  5
 5.Burma            6  1  2  3  5-11  4
 6.Thailand         6  1  2  3  5-15  4
 7.Persebaya 'plus' 6  0  1  5  3-18  1

NB: Persebaya 'plus' were the official representatives of the PSSI
    (FA of Indonesia)

Final 
31-07-77  South Korea      1-0 Iraq
            [Cha Beum-keun 61]


MATCH DETAILS

[Jul 16]

Malaysia 1 (Myint Kyu og 87)
Burma 0
HT: 0-0. Att: 35,000. Ref: Watana Promsakha (Thailand).
MAS: R Arumugam; Yahya Jusoh, Soh Chin Aun, Reduan Abdullah, Santokh
     Singh; Shukor Salleh, Abdullah Ali (Marzuki Ismaun); Bakri Ibni,
     Isa Bakar (Abdah Alif), Mokhtar Dahari, Yip Chee Keong.
BUR: Maung Nyunt; Tun Hla Aung, Maung Tin, Aung Than, Sein Win Lay, Aye
     Maung (II), Kyi Lwin; Than Soe (Myint Kyu), Tin Win, Thein Aung,
     Han Tun (Soe Naing).

[Jul 17]

Iraq 2 (Wathiq Aswad 9, Ali Abdul-Zahra 47)
Indonesia 0
HT: 1-0. Ref: Zainal Abidin (Malaysia).
IRQ: Raad Hammoudi; Wathiq Aswad, Shaker Ali, Ibrahim Ali, Razzaq
     Khazal, Alaa Ahmed (Karim Farhan), Jamal Ali (Saad Abdullah), Ali
     Abdul-Zahra, Yahya Alwan, Hussein Saeed, Salim Malakh.
INA: Suharsoyo; Hamid Asnan, Rusdy Bahalman, Suhatman (Ramang Radual),
     Riono Asnan, Subodro, Yopi Soununu, Budi Santoso (Johny Fahamsyah),
     Hartono, Hadi Ismanto, Abdul Kadir.

[Jul 18]

Malaysia 3 (Marzuki Ismaun 12, Mokhtar Dahari 27, Abdah Alif 55)
Thailand 0
HT: 2-0. Ref: Park Chong-huan (South Korea).
MAS: R Arumugam; Yahya Jusoh, Soh Chin Aun, Reduan Abdullah, Santokh
     Singh; Shukor Salleh, Abdullah Ali, Abdah Alif; Marzuki Ismaun,
     Mokhtar Dahari, Bakri Ibni.
THA: Chaiwat Phroman; Manas Ratanaisol, Vitachai Attaporn, Surasak
     Tantadilok, Juta Tingsapat, Suraphon Thamasutcharid (Daoyot Dara),
     Somporn Janyavisut, Surin Khem-ngern, Weerayuth Sawaddi (Niwat
     Sesawasdi), Chamroen Khamnil, Cherdsak Chaiyabutr.

[Jul 19]

Burma 1 (Tin Win 44)
Indonesia 1 (Yopi Soununu 38)
HT: 1-1.
BUR: Maung Nyunt; Khin Maung Lay, Maung Tin, Aung Than, Tun Hla Aung,
     Sein Win Lay, Aye Maung (II), Thein Aung, Kyi Lwin, Tin Win, Soe
     Naing.
INA: Suharyoso; Hamid Asnan, Rusdy Bahalman, Suhatman, Riono Asnan;
     Hadi Ismanto, Yopi Soununu; Johny Fahamsyah (Ramang Radual),
     Hartono (Winarto), Budi Santoso, Abdul Kadir.
 
Iraq 0
Libya 0
IRQ: Raad Hammoudi; Wathiq Aswad, Ibrahim Ali, Shaker Ali, Karim Farhan,
     Alaa Ahmed, Jamal Ali (Nazar Ashraf), Ali Abdul-Zahra, Yahya Alwan
     (Saad Abdullah), Hussein Saeed, Salim Malakh.
LBA: Ragish El-Faitouri; Said Ahmed Shushan, Eizeddin Baaikri, Hasin
     El-Fazzani, Abdalla Mansur, Mabruk El-Musrati, Issa Makhlouf,
     Nasir Ben Elhagi, Abdul Baker Bani, Nure Esseri, Bashir Riani.

[Jul 20]

South Korea 4 (Kim Jae-han 52, 56, 64, 82)
Thailand 1 (Weerayuth Sawaddi 13)
HT: 0-1. Ref: Suharso Sjakban (Indonesia).
KOR: Byun Ho-young; Kim Ho-kon, Kang Byung-chan, Cho Young-jeoung, Park
     Sung-wha; Park Sung-nam, Park Sang-in; Kim Jin-kook, Cha Beum-keun,
     Kim Jae-han, Huh Jung-moo.
THA: Vasin Masanong (Chaiwat Phroman); Manas Ratanaisol, Vitachai
     Attaporn, Surin Khem-ngern, Surasak Tantadilok, Juta Tingsapat,
     Somporn Janyavisut, Niwat Sesawasdi, Weerayuth Sawaddi, Chamroen
     Khamnil, Cherdsak Chaiyabutr.

[Jul 21]

Iraq 3 (Yahya Alwan 39, 72, 88)
Burma 0
HT: 1-0. Ref: George Joseph (Malaysia).
IRQ: Raad Hammoudi; Wathiq Aswad, Shaker Ali, Ibrahim Ali, Karim Farhan,
     Ali Abdul-Zahra, Alaa Ahmed, Saad Abdullah (Ara Hamparsum), Yahya
     Alwan, Hussein Saeed, Salim Malakh (Nazar Ashraf).
BUR: Maung Nyunt; Khin Maung Lay (Pauk Si), Maung Tin, Aung Than, Tun
     Hla Aung, Sein Win Lay, Aye Maung (II), Kyi Lwin, Soe Naing (Han
     Tun), Tin Win, Thein Aung.

Malaysia 1 (Marzuki Ismaun 75)
Libya 1 (Bashir Riani 74)
HT: 0-0.
MAS: R Arumugam; Yahya Jusoh, Soh Chin Aun, Reduan Abdullah, Santokh
     Singh; Shukor Salleh, Abdah Alif (Yip Chee Keong), Abdullah Ali
     (Isa Bakar), Marzuki Ismaun, Mokhtar Dahari, Bakri Ibni.
LBA: Ragish El-Faitouri; Said Shushan, Abdalla Mansur, Salih Sola,
     Eizeddin Baishikri; Mohamed Gihani, Abdulgader Mehdi, Issa
     Makhlouf, Selah El-Fituni (Yusuf Said Shujain), Nure Esseri,
     Basher Riani.

[Jul 22]

South Korea 5 (Shin Hyun-ho 7, Cho Kwang-nae 14, Kim Jae-han 60, 89,
     Kim Jin-kook 85)
Indonesia 1 (Hadi Ismanto 36)
HT: 2-1.

[Jul 23]

Libya 2 (Basher Riani 35, Nure Esseri 48)
Thailand 2 (Somporn Janyavisut 34, Weerayuth Sawaddi 89)
HT: 1-1.

Malaysia 0
Iraq 0
Att: 35,000. Ref: Suharso Sjakban (Indonesia).
MAS: R Arumugam; Yahya Jusoh, Soh Chin Aun, Reduan Abdullah, Santokh
     Singh; Shukor Salleh, Abdah Alif, Isa Bakar, Marzuki Ismaun,
     Mokhtar Dahari, Bakri Ibni (Yip Chee Keong).
IRQ: Raad Hammoudi; Wathiq Aswad, Shaker Ali, Ibrahim Ali, Ali Abdul-
     Zahra, Jamal Ali, Alaa Ahmed, Yahya Alwan, Hussein Saeed (Saad
     Abdullah), Karim Farhan, Salim Malakh (Nazar Ashraf).

[Jul 24]

South Korea 4 (Park Sang-in 5, Cha Beum-keun 9, Cho Kwang-nae 25, Kim
     Jae-han 43)
Burma 0
HT: 4-0. Ref: Watana Promsakha (Thailand).
KOR: Byun Ho-young; Kim Ho-kon, Cho Young-jeoung, Park Sung-wha, Kang
     Byung-chan, Huh Jung-moo, Kim Jin-kook, Cho Kwang-nae (Shin Hyun-
     ho), Park Sang-in, Cha Beum-keun, Kim Jae-han (Kim Sung-nam).
BUR: Maung Nyunt; Soe Naing, Maung Tin, Aung Than, Than Htaik, Tun Hla
     Aung, Sein Win Lay, Aye Maung (II), Thein AUng, Tin Win, Kyi Lwin.

[Jul 25]

Iraq 5 (Hussein Saeed 6, Yahya Alwan 30, 59, Juta Tingsapat og 84,
     Surasak Tantadilok og 87)
Thailand 0
HT: 2-0.

Libya 4 (Abdulgader Mehdi 55, Mohamed Gihani 63, Nure Esseri 79, 80)
Indonesia 0
HT: 0-0. Ref: Othman Omar (Malaysia).

[Jul 26]

South Korea 1 (Huh Jung-moo 5)
Malaysia 1 (Mokhtar Dahari 72pen)
HT: 1-0. Ref: U Kway Zaw (Burma).
KOR: Kim Hwang-ho; Kang Byung-chan, Kim Ho-kon, Cho Young-jeoung, Park
     Sung-wha, Huh Jung-moo, Cho Kwang-nae, Park Sang-in, Kim Jin-kook,
     Cha Beum-keun, Kim Jae-han.
MAS: R Arumugam; Yahya Jusoh, Soh Chin Aun, Reduan Abdullah, Santokh
     Singh, Shukor Salleh, Abdah Alif, Yip Chee Keong, Isa Bakar
     (Marzuki Ismaun), Mokhtar Dahari, Bakri Ibni.

[Jul 27]

Indonesia 0
Thailand 1 (Somporn Janyavisut 30)
HT: 0-1. Att: 500.
INA: Suharsoyo; Hamid Asnan, Rusdy Bahalwan, Riono Asnan, Subadro,
     Sulistman, Yopi Soununu, Hadi Ismanto, Hartono, Budi Santoso,
     Abdul Kadir (Ramang Padual).
THA: Chaiwat Phroman; Manas Ratanaisol, Adul Nilthirung, Surasak
     Tantadilok, Juta Tingsapat, Bhandit Sothiyothin, Somporn
     Janyavisut, Surin Khem-ngern, Niwat Sesawasdi, Cherdsak Chaiyabutr,
     Niphon Janyasiri.

Burma 3 (Tin Win 14, 41, Sein Win Lay 29)
Libya 1 (Mohamed Gihani 58)
HT: 3-0. Ref: Hassan Daud (Malaysia).

[Jul 28]

Iraq 1 (Hussein Saeed 62)
South Korea 1 (Kim Jae-han 36)
HT: 0-1. Ref: Suharso (Indonesia).
IRQ: Raad Hammoudi; Wathiq Aswad, Ibrahim Ali, Shaker Ali, Karim Farhan,
     Ali Abdul-Zahra, Jamal Ali, Alaa Ahmed, Yahya Alwan, Hussein Saeed,
     Salim Malakh.
KOR: Byun Ho-young; Kim Ho-kon, Cho Young-jeoung, Park Sung-wha, Huh
     Jung-moo, Cho Kwang-nae, Kim Jin-kook, Park Sang-in, Cha Beum-keun,
     Kim Jae-han.

[Jul 29]

Burma 1 (Kyi Lwin 89)
Thailand 1 (Somporn Janyavisut 40)
HT: 0-1.

Malaysia 5 (Mokhtar Dahari 42, Isa Bakar 44, Santokh Singh 49pen, Soh
     Chin Aun 60, Reduan Abdullah 88)
Indonesia 1 (Yopi Soununu 28)
HT: 2-1.
MAS: R Arumugam; Yahya Jusoh, Soh Chin Aun, Reduan Abdullah, Santokh
     Singh, Shukor Salleh, Abdah Alif, Yip Chee Keong, Marzuki Ismaun
     (Isa Bakar), Mokhtar Dahari, Bakri Ibni (Abdullah Ali).
INA: Suharsoyo; Hamid Asnan, Rusdy Bahalwan, Subodro, Riyono Asnan,
     Suhatman, Yopi Soununu, Budi Santoso, Hadi Ismanto, Romon Padual,
     Abdul Kadir.

Final
 
[Jul 31]

South Korea 1 (Cha Beum-keun 61)
Iraq 0
HT: 0-0.
KOR: Kim Hwang-ho; Kim Ho-kon , Kang Byung-chan, Cho Young-jeoung,
     Park Sung-wha; Huh Jung-moo, Cho Kwang-nae, Kim Jin-kook; Park
     Sang-in, Cha Beum-keun, Kim Jae-han.
IRQ: Raad Hammoudi; Wathiq Aswad, Ibrahim Ali, Shaker Ali, Karim Farhan;
     Ali Abdul-Zahra, Jamal Ali , Alaa Ahmed, Yahya Alwan; Hussein
     Saeed, Salim Malakh.

GOALSCORERS:
8 - Kim Jae-han (South Korea);
5 - Yahya Alwan (Iraq);
4 - Huh Jung-moo (South Korea);
3 - Nure Esseri (Libya), Tin Win (Burma), Hussein Saeed (Iraq),
    Somporn Janyavisut (Thailand), Mokhtar Dahari (Malaysia);
2 - Marzuki Ismaun (Malaysia), Bashir Riani (Libya), Weerayuth Sawaddi
    (Thailand), Park Sang-in, Cho Kwang-nae, Cha Beum-keun (all South
    Korea), Mohamed Gihani (Libya), Yopi Soununu (Indonesia);
1 - Ali Abdul-Zahra (Iraq), Abdah Alif, Isa Bakar, Santokh Singh, Soh
    Chin Aun, Reduan Abdullah (all Malaysia), Shin Hyun-ho, Kim Jin-
    kook (both South Korea), Hadi Ismanto (Indonesia), Abdulgader Mehdi
    (Libya), Sein Win Lay, Kyi Lwin (both Burma);
OG - Myint Kyu (Burma), Juta Tingsapat, Surasak Tantadilok (both
    Thailand).

SQUAD LISTS:

BURMA
Coach: U Hsein Hlaing.
Maung Maung Nyunt, Maung Hla Aung, Maung Myint Oo, Maung Han Tun, Maung
Maung Tin, Maung Aung Than, Tun Hla Aung, Maung Thang Tun, Maung Than
Htaik, Sein Win Lay, Maung Aye Maung (II), Maung Pauk Si, Maung Thein
Aung, Maung Win Tim, Maung Kyi Lwin, Maung Tin Win, Maung Soe Naing,
Maung Myint Kyu, Maung San Shwe, Maung Khin Maung Lay, Maung Than Soe.

IRAQ
Manager: Thamir Muhsin.
Coach: Jamal Salih.
Assistant coach: Akram Salman Ahmed.
GK: Raad Hammoudi, Muthanna Hamed;
DF: Maan Kadhim, Karim Farhan, Razzaq Khazal, Shaker Ali, Ibrahim Ali,
    Wathiq Aswad.
MF: Alaa Ahmed, Ali Abdul-Zahra, Saad Abdullah, Jamal Ali;
FW: Yahya Alwan, Ara Hamparsum, Hussein Saeed, Salim Malakh, Nazar
    Ashraf. 

MALAYSIA
Coach: Karl-Heinz Weigang (Germany).
GK: R Arumugam, Rashid Hassan;
DF: M Viatilingam, Yahya Jusoh, Wan Aziz, Santokh Singh, Soh Chin Aun;
MF: Shukor Salleh, Abdah Alif, Reduan Abdullah;
FW: Yip Chee Keong, Abdullah Ali, Roshidi Shaari, Bakri Ibni, Mokhtar
    Dahari, Isa Bakar, Marzuki Ismaun.

SOUTH KOREA
Manager: Ooh Wan-kon.
Coach: Kim Jung-nam.
Hong Song-ho, Cho Kwang-nae, Kim Hee-tae, Byun Ho-young, Cha Beum-keun,
Kim Hee-chun, Kim Ho-kon, Cho Young-jeoung, Park Sung-wha, Park Sang-
in, Kim Sung-nam, Park Jong-wan, Kim Jae-han, Kim Hwang-he, Kong
Byung-chan, Kim Kang-nam, Kim Jin-kook, Shin Hyun-ho, Huh Jung-moo.

THAILAND
GK: Chaiwat Phroman, Vasin Masanong;
DF: Manas Ratanaisol, Surasak Tantadilok, Juta Tingsapat, Surapol
    Thamsucharit, Adul Nithirung, Vitachai Attaporn;
MF: Surin Khem-ngern, Chamroen Kamnil, Bandit Sothiyothin;
FW: Cherdsak Chaiyabutr, Niwat Srisawat, Daoyot Dara, Niphon Chanyasiri,
    Somporn Janyavisut, Weerayuth Sawaddi.



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