There will be a total of 34 import players to play in the Malaysian League next season. Perlis will be the only team without any import players, while PDRM and Felda United have only registered one import player each.
Speaking to Sinar Harian, the Vice President of the FAM Datuk Hamidin Mohd Amin confirmed the amount of foreign players who will be plying their trade in Malaysian football in 2013, and gave an update on Mohammed Ghaddar.
"From the letters that we received, Ghaddar was supposed to join Felda United, but it was pulled over in the last minute. Meanwhile for Perlis, two players who were supposed to play for them, but they were brought away by their agents to play in Europe."
Kelantan and Selangor will have until the 26th of January to confirm two more import players to help them in the AFC cup.
On a different matter, Hamidin also has clarified that Harimau Muda B would not be playing in Premier League next season as scheduled.