Sailors have a chance of a medal in Tokyo

Singaporean sailors Kimberly Lim and Cecilia Low have a shot of an Olympic medal at the Tokyo Olympics after qualifying for the 49er FX medal race.  The duo finished with 97 net points after 12 races on 31 July, ending in ninth spot out of 21 other pairings. Lim and Low are the first Singaporean […]

Khairul Amri calls time on international career.

Singapore striker Khairul Amri has called it a day as an international. In a Facebook post, the forward who has played 132 times for the Lions said that the time had come for him to “pass the scoring boots to our young players as I seek to spend more time with my family and focus […]

Baihakki gets surprise call

He already has 134 international caps to his name and had indicated that he was retiring from international football. However, Thailand-based Baihakki Khaizan has been convinced by national coach Tatsuma Yoshida to return to the international fold for Singapore’s Group D matches of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers and 2023 Asian Cup preliminary joint […]

22 years old in 2018. 14 years old in 2019.

Singapore and Myanmar have filed protests against the eligibility of a Timor Leste player who has been playing at the ongoing ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) U15 tournament in Chonburi, Thailand. Both Singapore and Myanmar are accusing Timor Leste forward Paulo Freitas as being overaged, and at least seven years older than his declared age at […]

UEFA-FAS Under 15 Girls’ Tournament 2019

Young Lionesses hit Guam for Seven Singapore kicked off their UEFA-FAS Under 15 Girls’ Tournament 2019 in style with a 7-0 victory over Guam. The hosts dominated possession over the 90 minutes and were able to convert their chances for an emphatic victory. Held at Our Tampines Hub, the tournament is part of the UEFA ASSIST programme […]

AFC Cup 2019: High-flying Tampines Rovers face toughest test

It’s all looking good for Tampines Rovers these days after ditching German coach Jurgen Raab and putting faith in 28 year-old rookie Singapore coach Gavin Lee and his assistant, retired Singapore international Mustafic Fahrudin. With a refreshing blend of possession-based football, the Stags have managed to achieve results while entertaining fans.  After a scintillating 3-1 […]

Singapore Football January Round up

Baihakki in need of a club, Ambitious Hougang, Tampines banks on youth and more End February Kick-Off FAS has kept their cards close to their chest but we have received unofficial news that the 2019 season of the Singapore Premier League will kick off in the last week of February with the Charity Shield match, although we […]

Singapore’s Suzuki Cup squad announced

National Coach Fandi Ahmad has finalized his 23-man squad for the 2018 Suzuki Cup. Singapore play their first match on November 9 against Indonesia at the Singapore Sports Hub. Goalkeepers: Hassan Sunny (Army United FC), Izwan Mahbud (Nongbua Pitchaya FC), Zaiful Nizam (Balestier Khalsa) Defenders: Baihakki Khaizan (Udon Thani FC), Faritz Hameed (Home United), Irfan […]

Home United to lose Song Ui Young to Indonesian giants Persija Jakarta

Song Ui Young, who was Home United’s stand-out player in their sensational AFC Cup run this season, could be on verge of signing for Indonesia’s most successful club Persija Jakarta. The South Korean forward scored in both legs of Home United’s AFC Cup Zonal Semi-Final against the Indonesian giants, impressing their coaching staff and the […]