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Despite leading 1-0 at half-time against PB Melayu Kedah in the Malaysian FA Cup Round-of-32 clash in Kedah on Saturday, LionsXII coach Fandi Ahmad was an unhappy man in the dressing room.
The home side, who play in the third-tier FAM League, were more dominant in possession, and had two great opportunities — one of which hit the crossbar — before Afiq Yunos put the LionsXII ahead in the 36th minute, glancing home from Faris Ramli's inswinging corner.
After the match, Fandi said: "I told them at half-time that they'd better start closing down the other team.
"We were giving them too much space and letting them dominate us.
"Our opponents were all fighters and had a few opportunities to score."
His words, along with a tactical switch at the start of the second half, did wonders as the Malaysian Super League side scored three more goals to progress to the last 16 where they will next face second-tier Malaysian premier League team Putrajaya Spa.
Read the full report in our print edition on March 1.
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