KUALA LUMPUR: KL City’s 1-0 win over Negri Sembilan in the Super League on Thursday will serve as a morale booster ahead of their AFC Cup Asean Zonal final.
The City Boys play Indonesia’s PSM Makassar on Wednesday.
Not only did they secure three points, Bojan Hodak’s side also ruined Negri Sembilan’s winning streak of four matches.
KL captain Paulo Josue scored the only goal of the match just before halftime at KLFA Stadium in Cheras.
At City Stadium, Penang lost 3-2 to Sri Pahang.
Pahang replied through Andres Steven Rodriguez (44th, 74th minutes) and David Rowley (80th).
Rafael Vitor (65th) and Lucas Silva (85th) replied for Penang.
KL CITY 1 NEGRI SEMBILAN 0
PENANG 2 SRI PAHANG 3-NST