Singapore head coach V. Sundramoorthy has called on the services of Ikhsan Fandi as he seeks to bolster his attack ahead of the Lions' international friendly with Hong Kong and the Asian Cup qualifier against Turkmenistan.
Singapore coach V Sundramoorthy is keen to test a new formation when the Lions take on Hong Kong on Thursday night in preparation for next Tuesday’s crunch Asian Cup qualifying match against Turkmenistan.
With a friendly against Hong Kong and a crucial fixture against Turkmenistan fast approaching, here are some players that V.Sundramoorhy could summon if he needs something different either in attack or defence for the Singapore side.
After decent SEA Games performances, Irfan and Ikhsan must consider moving away from a flailing S.League. An overseas stint will benefit not only the brothers, but also the local game itself, argues Neil Humphreys...
Barring a minor miracle, Singapore will bow out of the SEA Games in the group stage for the second straight time, but coach Richard Tardy believes the country’s stocks of young talent are well placed for future success.
Ahead of Singapore’s clash with Laos at the SEA Games, coach Richard Tardy said the Young Lions had only a five per cent chance of reaching the semi-finals following consecutive defeats to start the competition.
FourFourTwo’s Lim Weixiang is currently in Kuala Lumpur covering the Singapore under-23 team’s SEA Games campaign. He made three observations from the Young Lions’ 2-0 loss to Myanmar in the Group A opener at the Selayang Stadium on 14 August.
Although the Young Lions showed some grit, they suffered a huge blow in their SEA Games campaign after the opening day loss. There were some positive performances from the youngsters though. Read on to find out who was up to mark and who wasn’t.