2022 Sabah F.C. season

Football club season
Sabah 2022 football season
Sabah
2022 season
CEOKhairul Firdaus Akbar Khan[1]
ManagerAhmad Marzuki Nasir[2]
Head coachOng Kim Swee 22[2]
StadiumLikas Stadium
Malaysia Super League2nd
Malaysia FA CupQuarter Final
Top goalscorerLeague: Park Tae-Soo (6)
All: Park Tae-Soo (6)
Highest home attendance23,523 vs Johor Darul Ta'zim[3]
Lowest home attendance1,096 vs Respect F.C.[4]
Average home league attendance8,927 (as of 10September 2022)
Biggest winSabah 4–0 Kedah Darul Aman [5]
Biggest defeatLeague: Kuala Lumpur City 2–0 Sabah[6]
FA Cup: Sabah 0–2 Selangor[7]
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The 2022 season is Sabah's seventh competitive season in the highest tier of Malaysian football since the foundation of Malaysia Super League in 2004. It is also the third season for Sabah to play in Malaysia Super League after winning the 2019 Malaysia Premier League which got promoted.

Players

First-team squad

As of 1 July 2022
Jersey No. Position Name Nationality Date of Birth (Age)
1 GK Ramzi Mustakim Malaysia 1999
19 GK Khairul Fahmi Che Mat Malaysia (1989-01-07) 7 January 1989 (age 33)
31 GK Damien Lim Malaysia (1997-02-15) 15 February 1997 (age 25)
2 DF Abdul Hanafie Tokyo Malaysia (1999-03-25) 25 March 1999 (age 23)
3 DF Rawilson Batuil Malaysia (1994-04-29) 29 April 1994 (age 28)
4 DF Jackson de Souza Brazil (1990-05-01) 1 May 1990 (age 32)
5 DF Gerald Gadit Malaysia (1999-05-16) 16 May 1999 (age 23)
13 DF Badrul Afendy Fadzli Malaysia (1993-09-01) 1 September 1993 (age 29)
15 DF Rizal Ghazali Malaysia (1992-10-01) 1 October 1992 (age 29)
21 DF Nazirul Naim Malaysia (1996-04-06) 6 April 1996 (age 26)
33 DF Dominic Tan MalaysiaSingapore (1997-03-12) 12 March 1997 (age 25)
6 MF Park Tae-Soo South Korea (1989-12-01) 1 December 1989 (age 32)
7 MF Baddrol Bakhtiar (captain) Malaysia (1988-02-01) 1 February 1988 (age 34)
8 MF Tommy Mawat Bada Malaysia (1996-06-26) 26 June 1996 (age 26)
11 MF Alto Linus Malaysia (1986-09-25) 25 September 1986 (age 36)
20 MF Gary Steven Robbat Malaysia (1993-09-03) 3 September 1993 (age 29)
22 MF Stuart Wilkin MalaysiaEngland (1998-03-12) 12 March 1998 (age 24)
29 MF Ummareng Bacok Malaysia (1994-06-07) 7 June 1994 (age 28)
77 MF Irfan Fazail Malaysia (1991-04-12) 12 April 1991 (age 31)
88 MF Maxsius Musa Malaysia (1993-05-21) 21 May 1993 (age 29)
10 FW Taiki Kagayama Japan (1996-05-14) 14 May 1996 (age 26)
12 FW Thanabalan Nadarajah Malaysia (1993-05-03) 3 May 1993 (age 29)
17 FW Amri Yahyah Malaysia (1981-01-21) 21 January 1981 (age 41)
27 FW Dirga Surdi Malaysia (1999-07-11) 11 July 1999 (age 23)
67 FW Saddil Ramdani Indonesia (1999-01-02) 2 January 1999 (age 23)
69 FW Sahrizan Saidin Malaysia 1999
80 FW Azhad Harraz Malaysia (2003-03-09) 9 March 2003 (age 19)
Transfer In
9 FW Farhan Roslan Malaysia (1996-12-03) 3 December 1996 (age 25)
70 FW Jose Embalo Guinea-Bissau (1993-05-16) 16 May 1993 (age 29)
Transfer Out
9 FW Neto Pessoa Brazil (1994-05-16) 16 May 1994 (age 28)

Friendly matches

  Win   Draw   Loss

Pre-Season Friendlies

Sabah v Kinabalu Jaguar F.C.
15 January 2022 Sabah 1-1 Kinabalu Jaguar F.C. Kota Kinabalu
20:15 MYT Report Stadium: Likas Stadium
Sabah v Kuching City
27 January 2022 Sabah 0-1 Kuching City Kota Kinabalu
20:15 MYT Report Stadium: Likas Stadium
Sabah v MalaysiaMalaysia U-23
5 February 2022 Sabah 1-1 MalaysiaMalaysia U-23 Kota Kinabalu
20:15 MYT Report Stadium: Likas Stadium

SMJ Cup

Sabah v Kelantan
12 February 2022 Matchday 1 Sabah 1–2 Kelantan Kota Kinabalu
21:00 MYT
Report
  • Alifh Aiman 71'
  • Belfort 86' (pen.)
Stadium: Likas Stadium
Sabah v Sarawak United
15 February 2022 Matchday 2 Sabah 2–1 Sarawak United Kota Kinabalu
21:00 MYT Report
Stadium: Likas Stadium
Sabah v Kedah Darul Aman
18 February 2022 Matchday 3 Sabah 1–0 Kedah Darul Aman Kota Kinabalu
21:00 MYT Report Stadium: Likas Stadium

Indonesia Tour

Persija Jakarta Indonesia v Malaysia Sabah
5 June 2022 Persija Jakarta Indonesia 1–2 Malaysia Sabah Bekasi, Indonesia
16:00 WIB
17:00 MYT
  • Taufik Hidayat 58'
Stadium: Patriot Candrabhaga
Bhayangkara Indonesia v Malaysia Sabah
7 June 2022 Bhayangkara Indonesia 2–1 Malaysia Sabah Indonesia
16:00 WIB
17:00 MYT
Persiba Indonesia v Malaysia Sabah
10 June 2022 Persiba Indonesia 0–0 Malaysia Sabah Indonesia

Competitions

Overview

Competition First match Last match Starting round Final position Record
Pld W D L GF GA GD Win %
Super League 4 March 2022 15 October 2022 Matchday 1 18 11 3 4 30 19 +11 061.11
FA Cup 12 March 2022 23 July 2022 First Round Quarter Final 3 2 0 1 4 3 +1 066.67
Total 21 13 3 5 34 22 +12 061.90

Last updated: 10 September 2022
Source: FAM

Malaysia Super League

League table

Pos Team
  • v
  • t
  • e
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Johor Darul Ta'zim 17 13 4 0 46 10 +36 43 Qualification for AFC Champions League group stage
2 Sabah 18 11 3 4 30 19 +11 36 Qualification for AFC Cup group stage
3 Negeri Sembilan 18 10 5 3 27 16 +11 35 Standby team for AFC Cup group stage
4 Terengganu 18 10 2 6 28 16 +12 32
5 Kedah Darul Aman 17 8 3 6 26 26 0 27
Updated to match(es) played on 24 September 2022. Source: MFL
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Number of goals scored.


Results summary

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts W D L GF GA GD W D L GF GA GD
18 11 3 4 30 19  +11 36 6 1 3 19 12  +7 5 2 1 11 7  +4

Last updated: 10 September 2022.
Source: FAM

Results by round

Updated to match(es) played on 10 September 2022. Source: FAM
A = Away; H = Home; W = Win; D = Draw; L = Loss; P = Postponed

Fixtures and Results

  Win   Draw   Loss

Sabah v Negeri Sembilan
4 March 2022 1 Sabah 0–1 Negeri Sembilan Kota Kinabalu
19:30 MYT Report
Stadium: Likas Stadium
Attendance: 2,343
Referee: Zulkarnain bin Zakaria
Man of the Match: Khair Jones (Negeri Sembilan)
Sabah v Petaling Jaya City
9 March 2022 2 Sabah 3–1 Petaling Jaya City Kota Kinabalu
19:30 MYT
Report
Stadium: Likas Stadium
Attendance: 2,655
Referee: Tuan Mohd Yaasin bin Tuan Mohd Hanafiah
Man of the Match: Jackson de Souza (Sabah)
Melaka United v Sabah
5 April 2022 3 Melaka United 0–1 Sabah Malacca
22:00 MYT
Report
Stadium: Hang Jebat Stadium
Attendance: 1,279
Referee: S. Logeswaran
Man of the Match: Park Tae-Soo (Sabah)
Sarawak United v Sabah
10 April 2022 4 Sarawak United 0–1 Sabah Kuching
21:15 MYT
Report
Stadium: Sarawak Stadium
Attendance: 1,031
Referee: Mohd Nafeez Abd Wahab
Man of the Match: Taiki Kagayama (Sabah)
Kuala Lumpur City v Sabah
16 April 2022 5 Kuala Lumpur City 2–0 Sabah Kuala Lumpur
20:15 MYT
Report
Stadium: Kuala Lumpur Stadium
Attendance: 1,601
Referee: Tuan Mohd Yaasin bin Tuan Mohd Hanafiah
Man of the Match: Romel Morales (Kuala Lumpur City)
Sabah v Kedah Darul Aman
24 April 2022 6 Sabah 4–0 Kedah Darul Aman Kota Kinabalu
21:15 MYT
Report
Stadium: Likas Stadium
Attendance: 3,177
Referee: Fitri bin Maskon
Man of the Match: Amri Yahyah (Sabah)
Selangor v Sabah
28 June 2022 7 Selangor 1–1 Sabah Petaling Jaya
21:00 MYT
Report
Stadium: Petaling Jaya Stadium
Attendance: 3,249
Referee: Mohd Nafeez Abd Wahab
Man of the Match: Brendan Gan (Selangor)
Sabah v Terengganu
19 July 2022 8 Sabah 2–1 Terengganu Kota Kinabalu
20:15 MYT
Report
Stadium: Likas Stadium
Attendance: 7,210
Referee: Mohammad Zamzaidi bin Katimin
Man of the Match: Park Tae-Soo (Sabah)
Penang v Sabah
17 May 2022 9 Penang 2–4 Sabah George Town
21:00 MYT
Report
Stadium: City Stadium
Attendance: 1,065
Referee: Suhaizi Shukri
Man of the Match: Baddrol Bakhtiar (Sabah)
Sabah v Sri Pahang
18 June 2022 10 Sabah 2–1 Sri Pahang Kota Kinabalu
20:15 MYT Report
Stadium: Likas Stadium
Attendance: 6,372
Referee: Fitri bin Maskon
Man of the Match: Taiki Kagayama (Sabah)
Sabah v Johor Darul Ta'zim
15 July 2022 11 Sabah 1–2 Johor Darul Ta'zim Kota Kinabalu
20:15 MYT
Report
Stadium: Likas Stadium
Attendance: 23,523
Referee: Mohd Fusser bin Mad Sallih
Man of the Match: Fernando Forestieri (Johor Darul Ta'zim)
Negeri Sembilan v Sabah
3 July 2022 12 Negeri Sembilan 0–1 Sabah Seremban
20:15 MYT
Report
Stadium: Tuanku Abdul Rahman Stadium
Attendance: 8,957
Referee: Mohd Amirul Izwan bin Yaacob
Man of the Match: Park Tae-Soo (Sabah)
Petaling Jaya City v Sabah
26 July 2022 13 Petaling Jaya City 1–2 Sabah Petaling Jaya
20:15 MYT
Report Stadium: Petaling Jaya Stadium
Attendance: 1,083
Referee: Tuan Mohd Yaasin bin Tuan Mohd Hanafiah
Man of the Match: Khairul Fahmi Che Mat (Sabah)
Sabah v Melaka United
31 July 2022 14 Sabah 2–1 Melaka United Kota Kinabalu
19:30 MYT
Report
Stadium: Likas Stadium
Attendance: 10,192
Referee: Muhammad Nazmi bin Nasaruddin
Man of the Match: Amri Yahyah (Sabah)
Sabah v Sarawak United
9 August 2022 15 Sabah 1-0 Sarawak United Kota Kinabalu
20:15 MYT
Report Stadium: Likas Stadium
Attendance: 10,073
Referee: S. Logeswaran
Man of the Match: Baddrol Bakhtiar (Sabah)
Sabah v Kuala Lumpur City
1 September 2022 16 Sabah 2–2 Kuala Lumpur City Kota Kinabalu
19:30 MYT
Report
Stadium: Likas Stadium
Attendance: 10,333
Referee: Mohammad Zamzaidi bin Katimin
Man of the Match: Saddil Ramdani (Sabah)
Kedah Darul Aman v Sabah
17 August 2022 17 Kedah Darul Aman 1–1 Sabah Alor Setar
21:00 MYT
Stadium: Darul Aman Stadium
Attendance: 5,621
Referee: Muhammad Nazmi bin Nazaruddin
Man of the Match: Al-Hafiz Harun (Kedah)
Sabah v Selangor
10 September 2022 18 Sabah 2–3 Selangor Kota Kinabalu
19:00 MYT
Report Stadium: Likas Stadium
Attendance: 13,388
Referee: Muhammad Usaid bin Jamal
Man of the Match: Hein Htet Aung (Selangor)
Terengganu v Sabah
1 October 2022 19 Terengganu v Sabah Kuala Terengganu
21:00 MYT Stadium: Sultan Mizan Zainal Abidin Stadium
Sabah v Penang
7 October 2022 20 Sabah v Penang Kota Kinabalu
19:30 MYT Stadium: Likas Stadium
Sri Pahang v Sabah
11 October 2022 21 Sri Pahang v Sabah Kuantan
20:15 MYT Stadium: Darul Makmur Stadium
Johor Darul Ta'zim v Sabah
15 October 2022 22 Johor Darul Ta'zim v Sabah Iskandar Puteri
21:00 MYT Stadium: Sultan Ibrahim Stadium

FA Cup

Fixtures and Results

  Win   Draw   Loss

Sabah v Respect F.C.
12 March 2022 First Round Sabah 2–0 Respect F.C. Kota Kinabalu
19:30 MYT Report
  • Yusof Abdullah Yellow card 62'
  • Sanjef Dinesh Yellow card 89'
Stadium: Likas Stadium
Attendance: 1,096
Referee: Mohd Shahmi bin Ismail
Man of the Match: Ummareng Bacok (Sabah)
Sabah v Kelantan United
13 May 2022 Second Round Sabah 2–1 (a.e.t.) Kelantan United Kota Kinabalu
19:30 MYT
Report
Stadium: Likas Stadium
Attendance: 2,427
Referee: Mohammad Zamzaidi bin Katimin
Man of the Match: Taiki Kagayama (Sabah)
Sabah v Selangor
23 July 2022 Quarter Finals Sabah 0–2 Selangor Kota Kinabalu
19:30 MYT
Report
Stadium: Likas Stadium
Attendance: 19,410
Referee: Suhaizi Shukri
Man of the Match: Sharul Nazeem (Selangor)

Statistics

Squad statistics

No. Pos. Player Super League FA Cup Malaysia Cup Total
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1 GK Malaysia Ramzi Mustakim
2 DF Malaysia Abdul Hanafie Tokyo 3 2 1 4 2
3 DF Malaysia Rawilson Batuil 14 10 1 1 3 3 2 17 13 3 1
4 DF Brazil Jackson de Souza 15 15 2 2 1 1 16 16 2 2
5 DF Malaysia Gerald Gadit 4 1 1 5 1
6 DF South Korea Park Tae-Soo 16 16 6 5 3 3 1 19 19 6 6
7 MF Malaysia Baddrol Bakhtiar 16 16 5 1 2 2 18 18 5 1
8 MF Malaysia Tommy Mawat Bada 10 8 2 1 1 11 8 3
9 FW Malaysia Farhan Roslan 7 1 1 1 8 1 1
10 FW Japan Taiki Kagayama 18 18 2 2 2 1 20 20 3
11 MF Malaysia Alto Linus 6 6 1 1 7 7
12 FW Malaysia Thanabalan Nadarajah 1 1 1 1
13 DF Malaysia Badrul Afendy Fadzli 1 1 1 2 1
15 DF Malaysia Rizal Ghazali 15 14 3 1 1 16 15 3
17 FW Malaysia Amri Yahyah 15 5 5 3 3 3 17 8 5 3
19 GK Malaysia Khairul Fahmi Che Mat 17 17 1 17 17 1
20 MF Malaysia Gary Steven Robbat 12 9 2 2 1 14 10 2
21 DF Malaysia Nazirul Naim 11 6 3 1 1 14 7 1
22 MF Malaysia Stuart Wilkin 15 11 1 1 3 3 18 14 1 1
27 FW Malaysia Dirga Surdi
29 MF Malaysia Ummareng Bacok 8 2 1 1 1 1 1 9 3 1 2
31 GK Malaysia Damien Lim 1 3 3 4 3
33 DF Malaysia Dominic Tan 17 15 1 2 2 19 17 1
67 FW Indonesia Saddil Ramdani 13 13 3 2 3 1 1 1 16 14 4 3
69 FW Malaysia Sahrizan Saidin 2 1 1 3 1
70 FW Guinea-Bissau José Embaló 7 6 1 1 1 8 6 1 1
77 MF Malaysia Irfan Fazail 11 1 1 1 2 1 13 2 1 1
80 FW Malaysia Azhad Harraz 9 1 1 10 1
88 FW Malaysia Maxsius Musa 1 1 1 2 1
9 FW Brazil Neto Pessoa 6 5 2 1 7 5 2
TOTALS 30 28 0 1 4 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 34 34 0 1

Last updated: 10 September 2022
Source: FAM

Goals

As of 10 September 2022
Rank Player Super League FA Cup Malaysia Cup Total[8]
1 South Korea Park Tae-Soo 6 0 0 6
2 Malaysia Amri Yahyah 5 0 0 5
Malaysia Baddrol Bakhtiar 5 0 0
4 Indonesia Saddil Ramdani 3 1 0 4
5 Japan Taiki Kagayama 2 1 0 3
6 Brazil Jackson de Souza 2 0 0 2
Brazil Neto Pessoa 2 0 0
8 Malaysia Dominic Tan 1 0 0 1
Malaysia Farhan Roslan 1 0 0
Malaysia Irfan Fazail 1 0 0
Guinea-Bissau José Embaló 1 0 0
Malaysia Nazirul Naim 0 1 0
Malaysia Stuart Wilkin 1 0 0
Malaysia Ummareng Bacok 0 1 0
Total 30 4 0 34

Clean sheets

As of 1 September 2022
Rank Player Super League FA Cup Malaysia Cup Total[8]
1 Malaysia Khairul Fahmi Che Mat 5 0 0 5
2 Malaysia Damien Lim 0 1 0 1
Total 5 1 0 6

References

  1. ^ "Football Association of Sabah". Football Association of Malaysia.
  2. ^ a b "Sabah FC Team Detail". FAM-CMS. Football Association of Malaysia.
  3. ^ "Sabah FC vs Johor Darul Ta'zim FC". FAM-CMS. Football Association of Malaysia.
  4. ^ "Sabah FC vs Respect FC". FAM-CMS. Football Association of Malaysia.
  5. ^ "Sabah FC vs Kedah Darul Aman FC". FAM-CMS. Football Association of Malaysia.
  6. ^ "Sabah FC vs Kuala Lumpur City FC". FAM-CMS. Football Association of Malaysia.
  7. ^ "FA Cup - Sabah FC vs Selangor FC". FAM-CMS. Football Association of Malaysia.
  8. ^ a b "Super League Statistic". FAM-CMS. Football Association of Malaysia.