- 7 October 2011 at 8:00 pm
Canberra Stadium are letting the world know that “the Qantas Socceroos will host Malaysia in an international friendly match in Canberra on Friday 7 October 2011 (8pm kick-off)”.
This will be the first time that the Qantas Socceroos have played Malaysia in Australia and the match will be used as a crucial build-up to the Qantas Socceroos’ 2014 FIFA World Cup Asian Qualifier against Oman in Sydney four days later.
Tickets for both matches will go on-sale to the Football Family on Monday 12 September and to the general public on Thursday 15 September.
Malaysia, currently ranked 146th in the world, were knocked out of the second round of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Asian Qualifiers by their neighbouring nation Singapore 4-6 on aggregate over the two legs of the tie.