Former Malaysia captain Safiq Rahim could face a tussle for his playmaker position from Pahang's Syamim Yahya for the June 13 qualifier vs. Lebanon.
PKNS FC are on the verge of signing former Chelsea junior Fabio Ferreira in the second transfer window as they aim to hold onto their MSL status.
Malaysian sides T-Team and Perlis have seen six-point penalties for late player registration cut to three matches after successful appeals.
Coach Ben Mora backed new signing Mohammed Ghaddar to be a goal sensation, despite the Lebanese striker's failure to score in the 1-0 win over PKNS.
Mohammad Ghaddar made an impressive debut for leaders JDT with an assist for a goal by Amirulhadi Zainal versus PKNS in the Malaysia Super League.
New Malaysia head coach Nelo Vingada will welcome back four JDT players, including Safiq Rahim for the AFC Asian Cup qualifier vs. Lebanon on June 13.