KUALA LUMPUR – Pahang defended their Malaysia Cup title after they defeated Johor Darul Ta’zim (JDT) 5-3 in a penalty shootout in the final at the National Stadium in Bukit Jalil here Saturday night.
Both teams were tied 2-2 after 30 minutes of extra time.
JDT were leading 2-1 at half-time.
Pahang: Dickson Nwakaeme (15th, 71st)
JDT: Jorge Pereyra Diaz (31st), Luciano Figueroa (34th min penalty)
Pahang: Mohd Khairul Azhan Mohd Khalid, Mohd Razman Roslan (Captain), Mohd Saiful Nizam Miswan, Damion Delano Stewart, Mohd Shahrizan Mohd Salleh, Mohd Faizol Hussein (Mohd Hafiz Kamal), R. Gopinathan, Azidan Sarudin (Mohd Fauzi Rozlan), Azamuddin Mohd Akil, Matias Conti (Zeshan Rehman), Dickson Nwakaeme.
JDT: Muhd Al-Hafiz Hamzah, Mohd Fadhli Mohd Shas, Asraruddin Putra Omar, Mahalli Jasuli (Amirul Hadi Zainal), Marcos Antonio Santos (Hariss Harun), Jasazrin Jamaludin, Safiq Rahim (Captain), Mohd Shakir Shaari (Norshahrul Idlan Talaha), Mohd Amri Yahyah, Jorge Pereyra Diaz, Luciano Figueroa.
Referee: Nagor Amir Noor Mohamed