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Shakir Hamzah

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Name  Shakir Hamzah
Career start  2012
2012–2015  LionsXII
Weight  69 kg
2009–2011  Courts Young Lions
Height  1.79 m
Years  Team
Role  Footballer

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Full name  Muhammad Shakir bin Hamzah
Date of birth  (1992-10-20) 20 October 1992 (age 23)
Current teams  LionsXII (#2 / Defender), Singapore national football team (Defender)

Playing position  Left-back, Center-back

2018 Singapore Premier League: Home United FC 4-1 Young Lions

Muhammad Shakir bin Hamzah (born 20 October 1992) is a Singaporean professional footballer who plays as a defender for S.League club Tampines Rovers and the Singapore national team.


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Club career

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Shakir began his career with Young Lions in the S.League in 2009 after graduating from the National Football Academy.

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In December 2011, he was named in the newly formed LionsXII squad for the 2012 Malaysia Super League. He played on the left side of defence as the Lions won the Super League in 2013.

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In June 2013, Shakir served four days of detention for going absent without leave from his National Service. He had travelled away with the LionsXII squad for a Super League match with Pahang on 17 May without obtaining official approval. He was suspended from all football activities by the Football Association of Singapore pending an investigation and was later fined S$4,000 and ordered to serve 30 hours of community service in football-related activities.

International career

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Shakir was part of the 2013 Southeast Asian Games squad which won a bronze medal. He made his senior team debut starting in the first leg of the Causeway Challenge against Malaysia on 8 June 2012.

Singapore Selection Squad

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He was selected as part of the Singapore Selection squad for The Sultan of Selangor’s Cup to be held on 6 May 2017.

Personal life

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Shakir's older brother is ex-LionsXII teammate Shahir Hamzah.


As of match played November 2016. Caps and goals may not be correct.
  • Young Lions and LionsXII are ineligible for qualification to AFC competitions in their respective leagues.
  • Young Lions withdrew from the Singapore Cup and Singapore League Cup in 2011 due to scheduled participation in the 2011 AFF U-23 Youth Championship.
  • International

    Statistics accurate as of match played 5 March 2014

    International goals

    Scores and results list Singapore's goal tally first.



  • Malaysia Super League: 2013
  • References

    Shakir Hamzah Wikipedia