FAS confirms 20-man Singapore squad for SEA Games 2017
Singapore has been drawn in Group A, alongside Malaysia, Myanmar, Laos and Brunei for the group stage and will play their first game on Monday 14 August 2017 against Myanmar.
The squad, which has an average age of 20.23, included 10 players who will be eligible for the next edition of the SEA Games in 2019.
Under-22 head coach Richard Tardy said: “It has been an intensive few months leading up to the SEA Games with our boys playing various friendlies and international matches.
“I am happy with the team’s spirit both during training and the matches they have played, and we hope to have a good start to the tournament. It will not be easy playing against strong teams in our opening matches, so we ask for fans to continue to support the team as they work hard to show their best on the pitch.”
Singapore SEA Games 2017 squad
Goalkeeper: Hairul Syirhan (Young Lions), Zharfan Rohaizad (Young Lions)
Defenders: Irfan Fandi (Home United), Rusyaidi Salime (Young Lions), Amirul Adli (Young Lions), Shahrin Saberin (Young Lions), Syahrul Sazali (Young Lions), Lionel Tan (Hougang United)
Midfielders: Adam Swandi(Home United), Ammirul Emmran (Young Lions), Haiqal Pashia (Young Lions), Illyas Lee (Young Lions), Hanafi Akbar (Balestier Khalsa), Hami Syahin (Young Lions), Muhaimin Suhaimi (Young Lions), Joshua Bernard Pereira (Young Lions), Muhelmy Suhaimi (Young Lions)
Forwards: Ikhsan Fandi (Young Lions), Amiruldin Asraf (Home United), Taufik Suparno (Young Lions)