Mohd Sabre Mat Abu

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Sabre Abu
Personal information
Full name Mohd Sabre bin Mat Abu
Date of birth (1987-08-08) 8 August 1987 (age 29)
Place of birth Parit Buntar, Perak, Malaysia
Height 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Number 2
Youth career
2005–2006 Kedah FA President's Cup
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2013 Kedah FA 118 (3)
2014 PDRM FA 18 (0)
2015 – 2016 Kedah FA 3 (0)
2017 – PKNS FC 0 (0)
National team
2005–2006 Malaysia U-21 5 (0)
2007–2008 Malaysia U-23 6 (0)
2008– Malaysia 18 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of January 24, 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of January 24, 2017

Mohd Sabre Mat Abu (born 8 August 1987, in Parit Buntar, Perak), is a Malaysian footballer who currently plays for PKNS FC as defender and midfielder. He also a member of Malaysia U-23 and former Malaysia U-20 squad. He is known for his high work rate and versatility as he can be deployed as fullbacks, holding midfielder, winger and even as a striker.


Sabre was promoted to the senior after SUKMA 2006 where Mohd Azraai Khor Abdullah scout his potential alongside his teammates Baddrol Bakhtiar, Mohd Khyril Muhymeen Zambri, Muhammad Shafiq Jamal, Mohd Bunyamin Umar and Abdul Hadi Abdul Hamid from national Malaysia U-20.

For international appearance, Sabre earned his first call-up in 2005 to the Malaysia U-20 squad of K. Rajagopal's side in AFC Youth Championship 2006 qualifying and final round in Bangalore, India. He later taken into the Malaysia U-23 squad for 2008 Olympic Games qualification.

In November 2010, Sabre was called up to the Malaysia national squad by coach K. Rajagopal for the 2010 AFF Suzuki Cup. Malaysia won the 2010 AFF Suzuki Cup title for the first time in their history.


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