Who is Zainal Abidin Hassan?
Born on November 9, 1961, in Selangor, Malaysia, Zainal Abidin Hassan is a former football player from Malaysia.
He made his international football debut against Indonesia in the 1980 Merdeka Tournament when he was 18 years old and a Selangor FA player.
Zainal shared the field alongside great Malaysian striker Mokhtar Dahari, R Arumugam, Soh Chin Aun, and other well-known names in the sport there. He gained notoriety as the striker for Malaysia’s national football team in the 1980s and 1990s.
He was selected to coach Malaysia’s junior team in 2001 and serve as the assistant coach for the senior team in 2002 after retiring from professional football in 1999.
Both the Malaysian FA Cup and their first Malaysia Super League championship were won by Panang FA, a Malaysia Super League team that Zainal also coached. When his contract with Melaka United expired, he was appointed as the club’s new head coach. Before returning to Penang for the 2022 season, he went on to coach Melaka for two seasons.
Zainal Abidin Hassan wife
Early in January 2023, Malaysian songstress Fyna Jebat announced her engagement to former national football team striker and coach Zainal Abidin Hassan. Fyna is the name of the sister of Malaysian actress and singer Ayda Jebat.
Despite being unable to give any additional details regarding their wedding and marriage, Fyna told the news site Kosmo! that her husband had supported her career.
According to the insider, only a select group of guests and family members attended the wedding.
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Zainal Abidin Hassan children
According to reports, Zainal Abidin Hassan married in the 1980s and had three children. However, Mohd Zaiza Zainal Abidin is the only child he is known to have.
Khalid Ali, Zainal Abidin Hassan’s brother, is a football player as well.
On February 1st, 1986, Mohd Zaiza Zainal Abidin was born in Malaysia’s Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur. The 36-year-old defender from Malaysia now competes for Selangor United. He weighs 76 kg and has a height of 1.8 m.
Zaiza Zainal Abidin
Mohd Zaiza Zainal Abidin is a defender from Malaysia who currently plays for Selangor United. He is Zainal Abidin Hassan’s son, a former football player.
On February 1st, 1986, he was born in Malaysia’s Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur.