Kelantan new players (from left) Brendan Gan, Wan Zack Haikal and Mohd Fitri Omar
KOTA BAHARU, March 28 (Bernama) -- Kelantan will field two new faces after losing the services of two key players - Ahmad Fakri Saarani and Ahmad Shakir Ali - in an effort to turn things around after losing three matches in a row.
Team manager Azman Ibrahim said he hoped the inclusion of Brendan Gan and Fitri Omar against Super League leaders Terengganu in Kuala Terengganu tomorrow would enable Kelantan to regain their momentum.
"We have to win or at least steal a point in Kuala Terengganu. Otherwise, the players confident will be affected," he said when contacted today.
The Red Warriors lost 2-3 to XM Vissai Ninh Binh of Vietman in Group G of the Asian Confederation Cup on March 18 followed by 0-1 to Selangor on March 22 and 1-2 to Johor Darul Ta'zim (JDT) in Kota Baharu on Tuesday, both in the Super League.
Azman said Ahmad Fakri was suspended for one match after receiving a third yellow card while Shakir had to be sidelined because of injury sustained during the JDT encounter.....