Mohd Nizam Jamil

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This is a Malay name; the name Jamil is a patronymic, not a family name, and the person should be referred to by the given name, Mohd Nidzam. The Arabic word "bin" ("b.") or "binti"/"binte" ("bt."/"bte."), if used, means "son of" or "daughter of" respectively.
Mohd Nidzam Jamil
Personal information
Full name Mohd Nidzam bin Jamil
Date of birth (1980-04-15) 15 April 1980 (age 34)
Place of birth Selangor, Malaysia
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Defender (retired)
Club information
Current team
SPA FC (Team Manager)
Youth career
1998-1999 Selangor FA President's Cup Team
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1999-2004 Selangor FA
2005-2006 Selangor PKNS
2006-2007 Negeri Sembilan
2007-2008 Proton FC
National team
2000-2001 Malaysia U-23 6 (0)
2002-2003 Malaysia 3 (1)
Teams managed
2010-2013 SPA FC (Head Coach)
2014- SPA FC (Team Manager)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 5 August 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 5 August 2014

Mohd Nidzam Jamil (born 15 April 1980) is a former Malaysian footballer. He is a former member of the Malaysian national team. Currently he works as team manager for the Suruhanjaya Perkhidmatan Awam FC (SPA FC) football team, having previously been the team's head coach.[1]

At the age of 32, he is one of the youngest coach that has won the senior national level championship title in Malaysia as a coach, for SPA FC in the 2012 Malaysia FAM League. Also in 2012 Malaysia FA Cup tournament, he guided the team to the quarter final, where SPA FC has become the first team from FAM League to reach this stage so far.

He also appeared in Malaysia satellite TV channel Astro Arena as football pundit or as guest commentator in their Malaysian football league programmes. His late brother Zaid Jamil was also a footballer and had represented Selangor and Malaysia.


He spend his majority professional career at Selangor FA. He has started his career in football at the age of 18 in Selangor President Cup squad. He also played with PKNS FC, Negeri Sembilan FA and Proton FC.

Due to injuries and multiple operations on his ankle and knees, he decided to stop playing at the age of 28 and started to concentrate in coaching arena.

National team[edit]

Nidzam has played for Malaysia national football team, and the Malaysia under-23 team. Both teams he played for were then under the charge of Allan Harris.

He scored his only international goal in the 2002 Tiger Cup competition, a penalty against Laos in the group stage.[2]

International goals[edit]

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 22 December 2002 Bishan Stadium, Singapore  Laos 1–1 Draw 2002 Tiger Cup Group Stage


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