Am wondering if Malaysia has a new striker or has an existing one had a change of name.

Read on the Bernama story, paying careful attention to the headline.

But at the same time was there not such a body set up by the son of a very important person in the football industry?

Professional Football Players Association Needed To Protect Players – Safee Sallehlp

BUKIT MERTAJAM, Sept 1 (Bernama) — A professional football players association should be set up in the country to assist and protect the welfare and rights of players, said National striker and Pelita Jaya player Safee Sali.

He said Malaysian football was undergoing a transformation and that players facing repercussions needed an active and professional body to protect their interests.

“The situation currently being experienced by two Terengganu players is an example of how important it is for a professional football players association to be set up in the country.

“I sympathise with my friends involved in the controversy and having to put up with such a shameful situation,” he told reporters when met at the “SYM Hari Raya Open House with Safee Sali” of a motoring company factory in Alma here Saturday.