Irfan Fandi headed for English Premier League trials

Singapore international and Home United defender Irfan Fandi will be headed to England for trials in March next year, according to a Channel NewsAsia interview.

The 20-year-old did not reveal the name of the clubs he would be trialling with, but said that he had "dreams of playing in Europe".

Irfan was recently linked with a move to Thai Premier League side Bangkok Glass

Irfan's younger brother Ilhan is currently studying and training in the UK and his father Fandi Ahmad first made contact with English scouts then, the young defender said in the interview.

Irfan, who will complete his National Service in Feburary, had an outstanding 2017 and was nominated for S.League young player of the year.

He has recently been linked with a move to Thai Premier League side Bangkok Glass.

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