Our Harimau Malaya squad coached by K. Rajagopal fell 2-0 in a friendly match against first Division Shimizu S-Pulse.

The team which has another two more matches in Japan allowed Jumpei Takaki score in the 48th minute, before then letting Yasuhiro Hiraoka seal the deal in the 76th minute of the game.

Malaysia is scheduled to meet Shonan Bellmare tomorrow, before taking on Tokyo Verdy next Wednesday.

The Japan friendly tour is part of the national teams preparation for the 2015 Asia Cup tournament which takes place in October.