A Faris Ramli brace powered LionsXII to an emphatic 3-0 victory over Kelantan at Jalan Besar Stadium on Saturday night as the Singapore international winger announced to the Malaysia Super League (MSL): 'I'm back!'
In a one-sided rematch of the Malaysia FA Cup final, Fandi Ahmad's charges were again miles ahead of their relegation-threatened opponents. Goals in either half from Fairs and a late strike from Khairul Amri sealed a sweet home victory after two road games without a win.
Malaysia Super League (MSL) leaders Pahang FA came back from a goal down to win 3-1 at the home of title-chasing rivals Selangor FA on Saturday evening to maintain their advantage at the top of the table.
It was no more than the five-time champions deserved after a determined and committed performance against an in-form Selangor side, who started the day in third place and could have leapfrogged the visitors with a win at the Shah Alam Stadium.
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LionsXII came up with an emphatic display to defeat Kelantan 3-0 in Saturday's Malaysia Super League (MSL) match at the Jalan Besar Stadium.
After claiming the 2015 Malaysia FA Cup with a 3-1 win over the Red Warriors in May, the Singapore-based side were victorious once again thanks to goals from Faris Ramli and Khairul Amri.
Fandi Ahmad's side came out all guns blazing and they were clearly hungrier than their relegation-threatened opponents, who looked a pale shadow of their usual imposing style.