Football: LionsXII drawn with holders Pahang, JDT II and Felda in Malaysia Cup
Published on Jul 13, 2014 2:55 PM
The LionsXII have been drawn with holders Pahang, Felda United and a Johor Darul Takzim II (JDT II) side starring Singapore football captain Shahril Ishak in the Malaysia Cup.
The draw for the traditional cup competition, which first started in 1921, was held on Sunday afternoon in Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur.
Placed in Group A, Fandi Ahmad's team, who finished eighth in the 12-team Malaysian Super League (MSL) will meet holders Pahang, who finished third in this year's MSL. Completing the group are second-tiered Malaysian Premier League (MPL) teams Felda United and JDT II.
Terengganu, Sarawak, Perak from the MSL and MPL team Kedah make up Group B.
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