Liew Kit Kong

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Liew Kit Kong
Personal information
Full name Liew Kit Kong
Date of birth (1979-01-06) 6 January 1979 (age 35)
Place of birth Perak, Malaysia
Playing position Striker
Youth career
Perak
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1999-2001 Perak ? (11)
2002-2003 Kedah ? (9)
2004 Perak ? (6)
2005 Sabah ? (7)
2006 MPPJ ? (3)
2006-2007 Negeri Sembilan ? (5)
2007-2009 Kuala Muda Naza ? (19)
2008 Terengganu (loan) 0 (0)
2010 Selangor ? (3)
2011 Felda United 23 (3)
National team
2002-2004 Malaysia 13 (4)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 13 January 2009.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 31 August 2008

Liew Kit Kong (Chinese: 廖吉光; pinyin: Liao Jiguang; born 6 January 1979, in Perak) is a Malaysian footballer who is currently a free agent. Formerly, he played as a striker for Felda United FC. He was also a former member of the Malaysian national team.

He won the favourite striker award for the 2007-08 FAM Football Awards ahead of two other nominees Mohd Safee Mohd Sali and Mohd Zaquan Adha Abdul Radzak, despite playing for the second division of Malaysian league, the Malaysia Premier League. In that season, he had become the top local goal scorer in the Premier League with 16 goals.[1]

Kit Kong has represent the national side since 2002. He is part of Malaysia match against Brazil and 2004 Tiger Cup where he score double against Indonesia during the semi final match but Malaysia lost 5-3 on aggregate.[2]

2004 Tiger Cup was Kit Kong's last appearance with the national side. For 2008, he was called up by B. Sathianathan for the national team training session for a friendly match against Indonesia on 6 June 2008. He, however, was not chosen for the friendly match.

He is of mixed Chinese and Indian heritage.

Honours[edit]

Career statistics[edit]

Club Season League Malaysia Cup FA Cup AFC Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Perak FA 1999 2 1 0 3
2000 6 0 4 10
2001 3 1 2 6
Total 11 2 6 19
Kedah FA 2002 4 4 2 10
2003 5 0 0 5
Total 9 4 2 15
Perak FA 2004 6 0 1 0 7
Total 6 0 1 0 7
Sabah FA 2005 7 4 0 11
Total 7 4 0 11
Selangor MPPJ 2005-06 3 2 0 5
Total 3 2 0 5
Negeri Sembilan FA 2006-07 5 2 0 6 0 7
Total 5 2 0 6 0 7
Kuala Muda Naza FC 2007-08 25 16 6 4 31 20
Terengganu FA (loan) 14 1 14 1
Kuala Muda Naza FC 2009 2 1 0 3
Total 19 2 4 25
Selangor FA 2010 3 0 0 2 0 3
Total 3 0 0 2 0 3
Felda United FC 2011 23 3 6 0 3 1 - 32 4
Total 23 3 6 0 3 1 - 32 4
Career total 66 16 14 0 96

International goals[edit]

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 18 August 2004 Bangkok, Thailand  Thailand 1-2 Won Friendly
2. 10 December 2004 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia  Philippines 4-1 Won 2004 Tiger Cup Group Stage
3. 28 December 2004 Jakarta, Indonesia  Indonesia 1-2 Won 2004 Tiger Cup Semi Final

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