Harimau Muda B is the club name for Malaysia national under-21 football team. Football Association of Malaysia managed the Malaysia U-19 team as a football club that took part in Malaysia Premier League since 2007-08 season and also FA Cup Malaysia. The B players are between age 17 to 21 while Harimau Muda A is for age 19 and above players.
The team is aimed at developing Malaysian youth players and will not recruit any foreign nationals in its squad. By entering Harimau Muda B in domestic competitions, FAM hopes to expose top Malaysia under-21 players to competitive matches, thus helping them prepare for international tournaments. As such, Harimau Muda B is one of a small number of football clubs in the world which places an age-restrictions on team members while playing in a national professional league.
The name "Harimau Muda" means "Young Tigers" in English.
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