Felda United defeat Selangor in FA Cup third round


  • Football
  • Tuesday, 16 Apr 2019

PETALING JAYA: The Settlers have announced themselves as giant-killers.

Felda United surprised Selangor 2-1 in the third round of the FA Cup at the Shah Alam Stadium on Tuesday (April 16).

The victory means the team has qualified for the quarter-finals of the tournament.

Felda’s goals were scored by Thiago Junio in the 65th minute and Hadin Azman in the 88th minute, while Selangor drew first blood through Syahmi Safari in the 55th minute.

Led by Nidzam Jamil, Felda weren't fancied to go all the way in the FA Cup due to their off-field problems but this victory will surely galvanise their hopes of going far into the tournament.

As for Selangor, their search for silverware will continue in the Super League and the Malaysia Cup.

In other matches, Kedah easily beat Petaling Jaya City 2-0 at the Darulaman Stadium while Terengganu had to mount a fightback to beat M3 side Kelantan United 3-1 at the Sultan Muhammad Five Stadium in Kota Baru.

Kuala Lumpur are also through to the quarter finals after beating Penang 4-2 at the City Stadium.

                      

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 1
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
   

Did you find this article insightful?

Yes
No

Across The Star Online