Pahang boss Dollah Salleh hopes his 18-month ban for insulting a referee will be reduced with the nation's coaches' association standing behind him.
Malaysia progressed to January's AFC U23 Championship after a 2-0 victory over Mongolia in Bangkok on Sunday night in their final Group H game.
Felda United coach B. Satiananthan offered to give his Casio watch to the referee after being outraged by time-wasting in the 1-0 MSL defeat to Perak,
JDT moved two matches away from a fourth consecutive Malaysia Super League title with a 6-1 away win against T-Team on Saturday night.
Ong Kim Swee admits that Friday's 3-0 defeat to Thailand has made things complicated in Malaysia's bid to progress to January's AFC U23 Championship.
Dollah Salleh has been handed an 18-month ban by Football Association of Malaysia for criticising the referee after Pahang lost 2-1 to Felda United.