KL2017 SEA GAMES: SHAH ALAM STADIUM IS VENUE FOR MALAYSIA-THAILAND FOOTBALL FINAL

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Aug 27 (NNN-BERNAMA) – The Shah Alam Stadium has been chosen as the venue for the 2017 Kuala Lumpur SEA Games (KL2017), men’s football final, between Malaysia and Thailand, scheduled to be held on Tuesday (Aug 29). Kick-off is at 8.45 pm local time.

The Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) announced the venue after the coordination meeting, chaired by the Secretary-General of the Youth and Sports Ministry (KBS), Lokman Hakim Ali, this morning.

The men’s football final of the 2017 SEA Games between Malaysia and Thailand will be held at the Shah Alam Stadium with the ticket priced at RM21.20 (about USD5.00), said the statement.

Previously, the event, offering the mother of all medals, was held at the Bukit Jalil Stadium, if the national team was to play in the final.

Malaysia confirmed its place in the final, after edging Indonesia 1-0 in the semifinal last night.

Thailand qualified for the final after beating Myanmar 1-0 in another semifinal match.

Meanwhile, the deciding match for the bronze medal between Myanmar and Indonesia, will be held at the Selayang Municipal Council Stadium (MPS), at 4.30 pm on the same day.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK