KUALA LUMPUR -- As far as his football resume goes, it is hard to fault Malaysia's new national boss Nelo Vingada, the veteran Portuguese coach they call "The Professor."
Signing a two-year contract this week, he seems to tick all of the important boxes as 158th-ranked Malaysia look to lift themselves out of the doldrums.
Trying to qualify for the next Asian Cup? Vingada won it with Saudi Arabia.
Need to develop young players? Vingada helped Portugal win two FIFA U20 championships, as an assistant...