Sep 03, 2023 - FAS
The Selangor U18 squad successfully advanced to the 2023 Youth Cup Final after defeating Terengganu IV 2-1 at the UiTM Stadium, Shah Alam in the Semi-Final second leg just now.
Khushairi Wahab's squad has taken the Youth Cup Zone C throne with 16 points accumulated with five wins and one draw. Read more at: Selangor FC U18 Tops Group Stage Of Zone C
Through this result, Selangor U18 has then qualified for the next stage, League 1. The Red and Yellow U18 squad continue to maintain the top position in the League 1 competition with 11 accumulated points, qualifying the team for the Quarter Final stage of the Youth Cup 2023. Read more at: Selangor FC U18 Advance To Quarter-Finals of Piala Belia 2023
Following are the results of the Selangor U18 Youth Cup Quarter and Semi Finals:-
Quarter Final 1:
Penang FC (0-3) Selangor U18
Quarter Final 2:
Selangor U18 (6-0) Penang FC
Aggregate: Selangor U18 (9-0) Penang FC
Semi Final 1:
Terengganu IV (2-6) Selangor U18
Izzat Syahir (2)
Semi Final 2:
Selangor U18 (2-1) Terengganu IV
Aggregate: Selangor U18 (8-3) Terengganu IV
According to the Head Coach of Selangor U18, Khushairi Wahab, he and the coaching staff will help the players to perform at their best in both the final stages of the 2023 Youth Cup.
"Alhamdulillah, the Selangor Youth squad managed to advance to the final stage for two consecutive times, continuing the achievements of the 2022 squad,"
"This is my first Youth squad as a Head Coach. The Selangor U18 squad this time is a combination of players from Selangor State Sports School (SSN), Regional Training Center (PLD) and Mokhtar Dahari Academy (AMD). We are trying to bring these players together to become a team, which for me has shown a lot of improvement since day one and certainly a lot that we need to improve on,"
"Going into this final stage, the target is none other than a victory. I will make sure that the players of the Selangor U18 squad show their best performance in both rounds of the Final to help the team reach that target," says Khushairi Wahab hopefully.
The Selangor U18 squad will go against Johor DT IV in the 2023 Youth Cup Finals on September 9 (Away) and 17 (Home).
Selangor FC congratulates the Selangor U18 team for this achievement by advancing to the Youth Cup Final stage for this season. Good luck, Red Giants!