Mohd Farizal Marlias

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Farizal Marlias
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Personal information
Full name Mohd Farizal Marlias
Date of birth (1986-06-29) 29 June 1986 (age 30)
Place of birth Jengka, Pahang, Malaysia
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Johor Darul Ta'zim FC
Number 1
Youth career
2003–2005 Pahang FA President's Team
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2008 Shahzan Muda FC 37 (0)
2008–2010 Perlis FA 32 (0)
2010–2012 Negeri Sembilan FA 38 (0)
2012–2013 Perak FA 35 (0)
2013–2014 Selangor FA 26 (0)
2015– Johor Darul Ta'zim FC 22 (0)
National team
2007–2009 Malaysia U-23 8 (0)
2009– Malaysia 31 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of June 05, 2016.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of June 05, 2016

Mohd Farizal Marlias (born 29 June 1986) is a Malaysian footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Johor Darul Ta'zim FC. He is a member of the Malaysian national team and also previously played for the Malaysian Pre-Olympic squad.



Farizal started his professional career with Shahzan Muda FC. He spent two seasons playing in the Premier League Malaysia. He transferred to Perlis and wore the number one jersey for two seasons.

In 2011, he joined Negeri Sembilan FA. Initially he became second-choice goalkeeper to Mohd Farizal Harun, but Farizal gradually becomes the number one goalkeeper after recovering from injury and subsequently helped his team winning the 2011 Malaysia Cup.

He joined Perak FA at the end of 2012. And in 2013 he joins Selangor.

Now he joins Johor Darul Ta'zim FC for the 2015 season.

National Team[edit]

Farizal was selected as the third choice goalkeeper for the 2008 AFF Suzuki Cup after Badrulzaman Abdul Halim was dropped because of injury.[1]

On 12 July 2009, Farizal earned his first senior international appearance in an unofficial matches against Zimbabwe. He later made his full international debut against Kenya.

He also featured with Malaysia Selection in the exhibition match against Manchester United in which he conceded three goals in the first game and two goals in the second game. In the first game, he assisted Mohd Amri Yahyah who scored a beautiful volley outside the penalty box.

In 2010, Malaysian coach K. Rajagobal called up Farizal for the 2010 AFF Suzuki Cup, but he was later ruled out by injury during a league match with Perlis. He was later replaced by Mohd Sharbinee Allawee Ramli.

Farizal in Malaysia vs Chelsea

In 2011, Farizal made his international comeback when he came on as a substitute against Hong Kong in February. In July, he was selected to play for Malaysia Selection in a match against Chelsea. He keep a clean sheet for the Malaysian side before being replaced by Harimau Muda A keeper Mohd Izham Tarmizi in the 75th minute.[2]

Career statistics[edit]

International statistics[edit]

Malaysia national team
Year Apps Goals
2009 7 0
2010 2 0
2011 3 0
2012 11 0
2013 1 0
2014 5 0
2015 3 0
Total 32 0



Negeri Sembilan
Johor Darul Ta'zim




  1. ^ Coach forced to leave injured leftback Irwan out of team – The Star – 3 December 2008
  2. ^ Farizal eyes return to senior side – The Star – 23 July 2011

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