Footballer Bio : Khairul Fahmi First name Khairul Fahmi Last name Che Mat Nationality Malaysia Date of birth 7 January 1989 Age 21 Country of birth Malaysia Place of birth Kelantan Position Goalkeeper Height 172 cm Weight 60 kg
100PLUS-FAM National Football Awards 2010 – Best Young Player 100PLUS-FAM National Football Awards 2010 – Best Goalkeeper
About His Career : In November 2010, Khairul was called up to the Malaysia national squad by coach K. Rajagopal for the 2010 AFF Suzuki Cup. Khairul kept a cleansheet against Thailand on a 0-0 draw. Khairul also kept a cleansheet against Vietnam twice in the semi finals. In the first leg of the finals, Khairul played well against the Indonesians. The match ended a 3-0 win to Malaysia, thus earning another clean sheet to Khairul. In the second leg of the finals held in Indonesia, Khairul gave another outstanding performance by making numerous saves including a brilliant penalty save early in the match (Click here to watch the highlight or watch at the bottom of this post). The save proved to be a pivotal moment in the match in which Malaysia scored an away goal. Malaysia won on 4-2 aggregate and lifted the 2010 AFF Suzuki Cup title for the first time.
AFF Suzuki Cup 2010 Final 2nd Leg Indonesia vs Malaysia http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nkFUhJBGNws&feature=player_embedded