KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 19 (Bernama) -- Defending champion Pahang consolidated its position at the top of Group A after beating Lions XII from Singapore 2-1 in a Malaysia Cup match at the Jalan Besar Stadium, Singapore.
The win enabled Pahang, coached by Zainal Abidin Hassan, to remain at the top spot of the group with six points after their import player Dickson Nwakaeme and Mohd Fauzi Roslan struck in the 12th and 87th minutes respectively.
Lions XII scored through Mohamad Faris Ramli in the final minute of the match.
In another Group A match, Felda United edged Johor Darul Ta'azim 11 (JDT11) 3-2 at the Selayang Municipal Stadium with goals from Ahmad Syamin Yahya (5th min), Edward Junior Wilson (31st) and Shahrulnizam Mustapa (69th min) while JDT11 scored through Mohd Zaquan Adha (47th min) and Shafiq Shaharudin (61st min).
Meanwhile, 2013 Malaysia Cup runner-up Kelantan recorded their first win after sinking Penang 3-1 at the Sultan Muhammad 1V Stadium in Kota Baharu.....