Hottest Local Football Players That Will Make You Melt

On 27 October 2018, the Perak football team has once again brought victory to its state as they won Malaysia Cup for the eighth time. In a match against Terengganu, the team scored 4-1 on penalties after a 3-3 draw in regulation time at the Shah Alam Stadium, Selangor. 

It was such a huge deal not only for fans but also for non-fans, as we’ve discovered a number of good-looking players that made our hearts skipped a beat. Never knew that Malaysian footballers are such eye-candies!

With that, let’s take a look at some of the hottest Malaysian football players that make these matches even more interesting.

1. Brendan Gan

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Playing as a midfielder for the winning team, Perak, this 31-year-old hottie also plays for the Malaysia National Team. Born in the Land Down Under, Brendan is of Malaysia-Australian descent who made his international debut on 24th March 2016 for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier against Saudi Arabia.  

2. Thierry Chantha Bin

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Thierry Bin is a French-born Cambodian footballer who plays for the Malaysia Super League Club, Terengganu. The 27 years old midfielder spent his early years with the French football team before signing a three-year contract with Thai League in 2017. However, on December 2017, Thierry Bin left Krabi and joined Malaysia Super League club in Terengganu.

3. Matthew Davies

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Matthew Thomas Davies, aged 23, plays as the right back for Pahang in Malaysia Super League since 2015. After his first season, this Australian-born hunk was given Captaincy at just 21 years old, making him the youngest captain ever for Pahang and the first half Malaysian to become the captain in the Malaysia Super League.

Davies has made several appearances for the Malaysian national team, including the World Cup Qualifications in 2015 and in the 2015 SEA Games in Singapore.

4. Mohd Zaquan Adha Abdul Radzak  

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This super good looking footballer plays for the Malaysia Super League for Kuala Lumpur as a forward. Mohd Zaquan, aged 31, lead the national team against Bhutan in a friendly for the 2019 AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers in which Malaysia scored 4 goals in the 7-0 victory that ended Malaysia’s 2 years of 12 games of a winless run. Fun fact, did you know that Zaquan actually has a twin brother? Besides that, this hunk is also happily married to local celebrity Ayu Raudah a.k.a Rozita Che Wan’s sister.

5. Mohd Aidil Zafuan Bin Abd Radzak


Commonly known as Aidil Zafuan, and the older twin brother of Zaquan Adha, this 31-year-old is the defender for Malaysia Super League club Johor Darul Ta’zim as well as for the Malaysia National Team. You’ll be surprised to discover that this hottie is actually a father of two cute boys.

6.  Darren Lok

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Darren Lok, an English-born professional footballer, definitely strikes our hearts and it’s no wonder because he’s the striker for Johor Darul Ta’zim FC in the Malaysia Super League as well as the Malaysia National Team. He had his international debut against Singapore in 2016 and scored his first international goal against Syria at the Hang Jebat Stadium, Melaka.

7. Safawi Rasid

Muhammad Safawi bin Rasid, aged 21, takes the position as a winger and sometimes as a striker. He plays for the Malaysia Super League Club Johor Darul Ta’zim and the Malaysia National Team. Check out the abs!

8. Muhamad Nazmi Faiz bin Mansor

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This footballer plays for the Malaysian club Johor Darul Ta’zim, and mainly plays as a central midfielder. However, he’s capable of also playing as an attacking midfielder or as a defensive midfielder.

The 24-year-old cutie made his competitive debut in the 2017 AFC Champions League qualifying play-offs against Bangkok United. He then scored goal in a 3-0 victory against Boeung Ket Angkor during the 2-18 AFC Cup group stage and at the end of the season, won a Malaysia Super League medal and gave a 4th consecutive title for Johor.