Melaka United is completely out of shape with 4 defeats and 1 draw in the last 5 matches. They were heavily depleted in the last round against Kedah. Due to various reasons, out of the squad were Baas (14/2), Afiq (14/0), Norde (13/2), Bakar (11/1), Narcizo (10/2), Oti (9/4), Anwar (7/0), Said (2/0), and many of this players are unavailable today. Kuala Lumpur City has a great season qualifying to the AFC Cup 1/2 finals, where on 05th of October will play against Sogdiana. They are in good form without a defeat in the last 6 matches in all competitions. Their offense is capable enough to take advantage of this problems and score two goals.