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Thai 'War Elephants' face Malaysia test

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Thailand have impressively swept into the AFF Suzuki Cup semi-finals but the "War Elephants" face a stern test against Malaysia as they bid to end a 10-year Southeast Asian title drought. 

Malaysian fans celebrate victory against Indonesia in their AFF Suzuki Cup Group B match on December 1. Malaysia won the match 2-0 to reach the last four as group runners-up. They face an impressive Thailand at Kuala Lumpur's cacophonous Bukit Jalil stadium on Sunday.

The three-time champions, twice losing finalists since last lifting the trophy in 2002, edged the Philippines 2-1, thumped qualifiers Myanmar 4-0 and then dismissed Vietnam 3-1 during their Group A games in Bangkok.

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