Mohamed Mokhtar Dahari Century of International Appearances


The outstanding Malaysian player, who obtained 131 international caps with his National Team, has entered the symbolic but exclusive circle of players with a Century of Caps; he scored 86 international goals for his National Team and thereby entered the symbolic but exclusive circle of players with Two Score Goals for his national team. All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.


Cap  Goals     Date     Venue           Opponent       Score    Competition

  1   1	 1    5- 6-72	Jakarta 	Sri Lanka	3-0	Jakarta Cup
  2   1	 2    9- 6-72	Jakarta 	Laos    	2-0	Jakarta Cup
  3	 2   13- 6-72	Jakarta 	Indonesia	0-3	Jakarta Cup
  4   1	 3   15- 6-72	Jakarta 	Burma   	2-2	Jakarta Cup
  5	 3   18-11-72	Bangkok 	South Korea	1-4	King's Cup
  6   1	 4   20-11-72	Bangkok 	Thailand	2-0	King's Cup
  7	 4   22-11-72	Bangkok 	Singapore	2-0	King's Cup
  8   1	 5   28-11-72	Bangkok 	Thailand	1-0	King's Cup
  9	 5   19- 5-73	Seoul   	Israel  	0-3	World Cup Qualifier
 10	 5   21- 5-73	Seoul   	South Korea	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
 11	 5   26- 7-73	Kuala Lumpur	Kuwait   	0-0 [1]	Merdeka Tournament
 12	 5   28- 7-73	Ipoh    	Khmer Republic	1-0	Merdeka Tournament
 13   1	 6    1- 8-73	Kuala Lumpur	Thailand	2-2	Merdeka Tournament
 14   1	 7    4- 8-73	Kuala Lumpur	India   	4-0	Merdeka Tournament
 15	 7    7- 8-73	Kuala Lumpur	South Korea XI	1-2 [!] Merdeka Tournament
 16	 7   10- 8-73	Kuala Lumpur	Burma   	2-1	Merdeka Tournament
 17   2  9   12- 8-73	Kuala Lumpur	Kuwait  	3-1	Merdeka Tournament
 18	 9    2- 9-73	Singapore	Thailand	1-1	SEAP Games
 19	 9    4- 9-73	Singapore	Singapore	0-0	SEAP Games
 20	 9    6- 9-73	Singapore	Burma   	0-1	SEAP Games
 21   1	10    7- 9-73	Singapore	Singapore	3-0	SEAP Games
 22   1	11   23- 9-73	Seoul   	Thailand	5-1	President's Cup
 23	11   26- 9-73	Seoul   	Burma   	3-1	President's Cup
 24	11   28- 9-73	Seoul   	Khmer Republic	0-2	President's Cup
 25	11   30- 9-73	Seoul   	South Korea	0-2	President's Cup
 26   2	13    1-11-73	Saigon  	South Vietnam 	5-1	South Vietnam  Cup
 27   1	14    3-11-73	Saigon  	Singapore	2-1	South Vietnam  Cup
 28	14   18-12-73	Bangkok 	South Korea	0-0	King's Cup
 29   3	17   20-12-73	Bangkok 	Khmer Republic	3-2	King's Cup
 30   1	18   23-12-73	Bangkok 	Thailand	1-0	King's Cup
 31   1	19   25-12-73	Bangkok 	South Korea	1-2	King's Cup
 32	19    3- 6-74	Jakarta 	Burma   	0-3	Jakarta Cup
 33	19    5- 6-74	Jakarta 	Japan   	1-4	Jakarta Cup
 34   2	21    7- 6-74	Jakarta 	Indonesia	3-4	Jakarta Cup
 35	21    9- 6-74	Jakarta 	South Korea XI	0-0 [!] Jakarta Cup
 36	21   23- 7-74	Ipoh    	South Korea XI	1-0 [!] Merdeka Tournament
 37	21   25- 7-74	Ipoh    	India   	4-1	Merdeka Tournament
 38   1	22   27- 7-74	Ipoh    	Hongkong 	1-0	Merdeka Tournament
 39   1	23    1- 8-74	Ipoh    	Thailand	1-0	Merdeka Tournament
 40   1	24    4- 8-74	Ipoh    	South Korea XI	1-0 [!] Merdeka Tournament
 41	24    5- 9-74	Tehran  	Japan   	1-1	Asian Games
 42   5	29    7- 9-74	Tehran  	Philippines    11-0	Asian Games
 43	29    9- 9-74	Tehran  	Iran    	0-1	Asian Games
 44	29   11- 9-74	Tehran  	Iraq    	0-0	Asian Games
 45	29   13- 9-74	Tehran  	South Korea	3-2	Asian Games
 46	29   15- 9-74	Tehran  	North Korea	2-1	Asian Games
 47   1	30   10-12-74	Bangkok 	Thailand	2-0	King's Cup
 48	30   12-12-74	Bangkok 	Singapore	0-0	King's Cup
 49	30   14-12-74	Bangkok 	Laos    	2-2	King's Cup
 50	30   16-12-74	Bangkok 	Thailand	1-4	King's Cup
 51	30   18-12-74	Bangkok 	South Korea 	0-0 [2]	King's Cup
 52   1	31   16- 3-75	Bangkok 	South Korea	2-1	Asian Cup Qualifier
 53	31   18- 3-75	Bangkok 	Thailand	1-0	Asian Cup Qualifier
 54	31   20- 3-75	Bangkok 	Indonesia	0-0	Asian Cup Qualifier
 55	31   23- 3-75	Bangkok 	South Korea	3-0	Asian Cup Qualifier
 56	31   13- 6-75	Jakarta 	Thailand	1-0	Jakarta Cup
 57	32   14- 6-75	Jakarta 	Indonesia	1-3	Jakarta Cup
 58   1	32   16- 6-75	Jakarta 	South Korea 	1-1 [3]	Jakarta Cup
 59	32   18- 6-75	Jakarta 	Burma   	0-2	Jakarta Cup
 60   1	33   29- 7-75	Kuala Lumpur	South Korea	1-3	Merdeka Tournament
 61   1	34    4- 8-75	Kuala Lumpur	Thailand	1-0	Merdeka Tournament
 62   1	35    6- 8-75	Kuala Lumpur	Bangladesh	3-0	Merdeka Tournament
 63   1	36    8- 8-75	Kuala Lumpur	Hongkong	3-1	Merdeka Tournament
 64   1	37   10- 8-75	Kuala Lumpur	Burma   	2-1	Merdeka Tournament
 65   1	38    9-12-75	Bangkok 	Thailand 	1-1 [4]	SEAP Games
 66   1	39   13-12-75	Bangkok 	Burma   	1-0	SEAP Games
 67   1	40   15-12-75	Bangkok 	Thailand	1-2	SEAP Games
 68   2	42   15- 2-76	Jakarta 	Papua N.Guinea 10-1 [!] Olympic G. Qualifier
 69	42   18- 2-76	Jakarta 	North Korea	0-2 [!] Olympic G. Qualifier
 70   2	44   21- 2-76	Jakarta 	Singapore	6-0 [!] Olympic G. Qualifier
 71	44   24- 2-76	Jakarta 	Indonesia	1-2 [!] Olympic G. Qualifier
 72	44    3- 6-76	Tabriz  	Kuwait  	0-2	Asian Cup Qualifier
 73   1	45    5- 6-76	Tabriz  	China   	1-1	Asian Cup Qualifier
 74   1	46    7- 8-76	Kuala Lumpur	South Korea	2-1	Merdeka Tournament
 75	46    9- 8-76	Kuala Lumpur	Thailand	0-0	Merdeka Tournament
 76   2	48   12- 8-76	Kuala Lumpur	India   	5-1	Merdeka Tournament
 77   2	50   14- 8-76	Kuala Lumpur	Indonesia	7-1	Merdeka Tournament
 78   1	51   17- 8-76	Kuala Lumpur	Burma   	3-1	Merdeka Tournament
 79	51   20- 8-76	Kuala Lumpur	Japan   	2-2	Merdeka Tournament
 80   2	53   22- 8-76	Kuala Lumpur	Japan   	2-0	Merdeka Tournament
 81   1	54   11- 9-76	Seoul   	South Korea	4-4	President's Cup
 82   2	56   13- 9-76	Seoul   	Singapore	4-1	President's Cup
 83	56   18-12-76	Bangkok 	Bangladesh	6-0	King's Cup
 84	56   22-12-76	Bangkok 	South Korea 	1-1 [5]	King's Cup
 85	56   25-12-76	Bangkok 	Thailand	1-1	King's Cup
 86	56   16- 7-77	Kuala Lumpur	Burma   	1-0	Merdeka Tournament
 87   1	57   18- 7-77	Kuala Lumpur	Thailand	3-0	Merdeka Tournament
 88	57   21- 7-77	Kuala Lumpur	Libya   	1-1	Merdeka Tournament
 89	57   23- 7-77	Kuala Lumpur	Iraq    	0-0	Merdeka Tournament
 90   1	58   26- 7-77	Kuala Lumpur	South Korea	1-1	Merdeka Tournament
 91	58   19-11-77	Kuala Lumpur	Indonesia	1-2	SEA Games
 92   2	60   21-11-77	Kuala Lumpur	Philippines	5-0	SEA Games
 93   1	61   23-11-77	Kuala Lumpur	Brunei  	7-0	SEA Games
 94   5	66   25-11-77	Kuala Lumpur	Burma   	9-1	SEA Games
 95   1	67   26-11-77	Kuala Lumpur	Thailand	2-0	SEA Games
 96	67   12- 7-78	Kuala Lumpur	South Korea	1-3	Merdeka Tournament
 97   2	69   14- 7-78	Kuala Lumpur	Singapore	6-0	Merdeka Tournament
 98   1	70   16- 7-78	Kuala Lumpur	Thailand	2-0	Merdeka Tournament
 99   1	71   19- 7-78	Kuala Lumpur	Indonesia	1-0	Merdeka Tournament
100	71   21- 7-78	Kuala Lumpur	Japan   	4-1	Merdeka Tournament
101	71   23- 7-78	Kuala Lumpur	Syria   	5-2	Merdeka Tournament
102	71   26- 7-78	Kuala Lumpur	Iraq    	1-2	Merdeka Tournament
103   2	73    2- 5-79	Bangkok 	Sri Lanka	3-1	Asian Cup Qualifier
104   1	74    5- 5-79	Bangkok 	Indonesia	4-1	Asian Cup Qualifier
105	74   27- 6-79	Kuala Lumpur	Japan   	1-1	Merdeka Tournament
106   3	77   29- 6-79	Kuala Lumpur	Burma   	4-1	Merdeka Tournament
107	77    1- 7-79	Kuala Lumpur	Thailand	4-2	Merdeka Tournament
108	77    4- 7-79	Kuala Lumpur	Indonesia	1-1	Merdeka Tournament
109	77    9- 7-79	Kuala Lumpur	Singapore	3-0	Merdeka Tournament
110   1	78   23- 9-79	Jakarta 	Singapore	2-0	SEA Games
111	78   25- 9-79	Jakarta 	Burma   	0-0	SEA Games
112	78   26- 9-79	Jakarta 	Indonesia	0-0	SEA Games
113	78   28- 9-79	Jakarta 	Thailand	1-0	SEA Games
114   1	79   30- 9-79	Jakarta 	Indonesia	1-0	SEA Games
115   1	80   15-10-80	Kuala Lumpur	Morocco 	2-0	Merdeka Tournament
116	80   17-10-80	Kuala Lumpur	Burma   	3-2	Merdeka Tournament
117   1	81   20-10-80	Kuala Lumpur	Thailand	2-2	Merdeka Tournament
118	81   23-10-80	Kuala Lumpur	Indonesia	1-1	Merdeka Tournament
119   1	82   27-10-80	Kuala Lumpur	Kuwait  	2-1	Merdeka Tournament
120   1	83   30-10-80	Kuala Lumpur	New Zealand	2-0	Merdeka Tournament
121	83    2-11-80	Kuala Lumpur	Morocco 	1-2	Merdeka Tournament
122   1	84    5- 4-81	Kuala Lumpur	Singapore	1-1	
123	84   21- 4-81	Kuwait City	South Korea	1-2	World Cup Qualifier
124	84   25- 4-81	Kuwait City	Kuwait  	0-4	World Cup Qualifier
125	84   27- 4-81	Kuwait City	Thailand	2-2	World Cup Qualifier
126	84   30- 8-81	Kuala Lumpur	Japan   	0-2	Merdeka Tournament
127	84    4- 9-81	Kuala Lumpur	New Zealand	0-1	Merdeka Tournament
128   1	85    9- 9-81	Kuala Lumpur	Indonesia	2-0	Merdeka Tournament
129	85   12- 9-81	Kuala Lumpur	UA Emirates	0-1	Merdeka Tournament
130   1	86   15- 9-81	Kuala Lumpur	India   	2-2	Merdeka Tournament
131	86   19- 5-85	Seoul   	South Korea	0-2	World Cup Qualifier

[1] Malaysia won 3-2 on penalty kicks.
[2] Malaysia lost 4-5 on penalty kicks.
[3] Malaysia won 4-3 on penalty kicks.
[4] Malaysia lost 3-4 on penalty kicks.
[5] Malaysia won 4-3 on penalty kicks. 

[!] these 8 matches were not full A for FIFA, but they are for the Malaysia FA.

NB: among other matches, the following four matches are not full A-international
    matches and therefore not included here:

	      3-10-73  Hongkong 	Hongkong League	0-1
	      4-11-73  Saigon    	Persija  	2-3	South Vietnam  Cup
(1 goal)     29- 7-77  Kuala Lumpur	Persebaya  	5-1	Merdeka Tournament
(1 goal)     30- 5-78  Kuala Lumpur    	England  B	1-1

NB: some sources claim more appearances (over 160) and goals for Mokhtar, but during
    the 70's the Malaysian National Team played 113 matches against "B" teams,
    regional countries, mixed teams, leagues, local and foreign clubs, which are
    not recognized as full A. However, other matches are being investigated.

Total Record  
 
Matches  Won Draw Lost  For-Against Points  Percentage  
   131    66   35   30  256- 136      167       63.74


Type of                  Matches and Goals 

Merdeka Tournament	    53        35
King's Cup 		    16	       8
Jakarta  Anniversary Cup    12	       6
SEA Games		    10        11
Asian Cup Qualifier	     8         5
SEAP Games		     7         4
Asian Games  		     6	       5
President's Cup    	     6         4
World Cup Qualifier	     6         0
Olympic Games Qualifier	     4	       4
Friendlies	 	     1	       1
Other Tournaments	     2	       3

Total:                     131        86


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Last updated: 17 Sep 2020

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