KUALA LUMPUR – Felda United has decided to drop five players from last season’s squad and sign four new players to lead their challenge for the new season.
The five who were dropped are Mohd Rahman Zabul, K. Thanaraj, K. Solihin, Mohd Haris Safwan Mohd Kamal and Muhammad Asyraf Mohd Al Japri while Uzbekistan import Yaroslav Krushelnitsky and Mohd Raimi Md Nor who were on loan will return to Selangor.
Felda who will be playing in the Super League next season after finishing second behind Police in the Premier League, signed former Pahang player Mohd Fauzi Roslan, Mohamad Rashid Mohamad Aya from Sarawak, Mohd Fauzan Dzulkifli (Selangor PKNS FC) and Mohd Firdaus Mohd Fauzi from Sime Darby FC.
Apart from finishing as runner-up in the Premier League, Felda were also the runner-up in the FA Cup and were the losing semifinalist in the Malaysia Cup.
Felda lost 5-6 to Johor Darul Ta’zim (JDT) in the Malaysia Cup competition. – Bernama