KUANTAN, Feb 8 (Bernama) -- Midfielder R. Surendren has been hailed as the "Man-of-the- Match" after Pahang edged Johor Darul Takzim (JDT) 3-2 in the Super League competition at the Darul Makmur Stadium here, yesterday.
Pahang coach Ronald Smith said the dominance of the game by the host team yesterday was due largely to the Bera-born player.
"He succeeded in injecting the best tonic in midfield to create dangerous moves which enabled the team to control the game.
"His entry gave a tremendous breath of fresh air to the midfield, generating attacks from right and left, to create chaos in the defence of the opposition," he said when met by reporters after match.
Commenting on the victory by the Tok Gajah squad yesterday, Smith who was happy with the outcome, expressed his appreciation to all the players who had given an energetic performance to collect three full points.....