Going into the second leg 2-1 in aggregate, Home United could not hold onto their lead as they lost 3-2 overall. Ceres overpowered the Protectors and emerged victorious to claim the AFC Cup. Here’s how the Protectors fared against the Philippines side.
Home United failed in their quest to become ASEAN champions in the AFC Cup after a 2-0 second leg defeat to Philippines’ Ceres-Negros at Panaad Park and Stadium meant that the Singapore side lost 3-2 on aggregate.
Malaysia qualified for the AFC Under-23 Championship in China for the first time over the weekend, bringing cheer to football fans in the country. Here FourFourTwo looks at five other times there were something to cheer about in Malaysian football in recent years.
While things have not been exactly great in Singapore and Malaysian football in recent years, there was at least some consolation in the fact that Southeast Asian rival Indonesia was worse off. That feeling, however, is not so certain anymore...