A 93rd minute winner from Orazsahedov Vahyt consigned V Sundramoothy’s men to a 2-1 defeat against Turkmenistan in Ashgabat on Tuesday as the Lions remain rock bottom of their Asian Cup qualification group with two points.
The Lions' lack of progress under Bernd Stange was criticised and now fans wonder if Sundram’s days are numbered. But realistically, no coach could fix Singapore’s systemic failings, argues Neil Humphreys...
As the Thais chased every ball against the Socceroos, the Lions ran out of puff against Turkmenistan. Singapore may have a smaller talent pool than their regional rivals, but there’s no excuse for being less fit, argues Neil Humphreys.
Singapore vice-captain Hariss Harun said his side is coming to grips with the new 3-4-3 formation, but will need to be more clinical as they gear up for a crunch Asian Cup home qualifier against Turkmenistan on Tuesday night.