The PDRM FC team showed their prowess at home, securing a 3-0 victory over Kuching City FC in the inaugural final of the 2023 Challenge Cup.
The Sang Saka Biru squad managed by Datuk Ahmad Yunus Mohd Alif, clearly dominated most of the game in the first half by creating many opportunities to score goals.
Continuing the second half, PDRM doubled their attack and as a result they were in front, after Marcus Papee Macauley made a cross into the Kuching City penalty area which was then completed with a header by Mohamad Nabil Ahmad Latpi, in the 53rd minute.
15 minutes later, Uche Agba provided comfort for PDRM after a solid shot in the penalty box, deflected off the left hand of opposing goalkeeper Wan Muhammad Azraie Wan Teh before the ball entered the Kuching City goal.
PDRM team captain Amir Saiful Badeli ensured a comfortable supply for the second final (reciprocal) this Sunday at Stadium Negeri, Sarawak with the third goal in the last minutes of the game after he took advantage of the confusion that occurred in front of the visiting team’s goal.