Malaysia Cup Wrap: ATM, JDT II secure places in group stage

ATM and Johor Darul Ta'zim II (JDT II) have booked their tickets to the 2015 Malaysia Cup.

ATM, who will be playing Malaysian Premier League football next year, defeated future promotion rivals NS Matric 3-0 at the Selayang Stadium in a 2015 Malaysia Cup preliminary round.

Abdulafees Abdulsalam’s brace, sandwiching an Abdul Shukor Jusoh effort, helped the Gladiators to the morale-boosting win.

In the other preliminary match, JDT II saw off Sime Darby with a 1-0 win thanks to a Shafiq Shaharudin strike.

Alongside Premier League sides T-Team and PKNS, both teams will be placed in Pot Four for the upcoming 2015 Malaysia Cup draw, which will be held on Thursday.


Pot One: JDT, Pahang, Selangor, Terengganu

Pot Two: Felda United, PDRM, LionsXII, Perak

Pot Three: Kelantan, Sarawak, Kedah, Penang

Pot Four: T-Team, PKNS, ATM, JDT II