National Teams – Age-group ● Jun 19, 2018

Singapore U23 National Team to face Myanmar

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Hami Syahin and Zulqarnaen Suzliman in action against Indonesia U23 in March 2018

 

SINGAPORE, 13 JUNE 2018: Singapore Under-23 National Team Head Coach Fandi Ahmad has called up a squad of 23 players to face the Myanmar Under-23 National Team on Wednesday, 20 June 2018 at Bishan Stadium. Ticket sales for the match will begin at 10am tomorrow on 14 June 2018.

 

Under-23 National Team Head Coach Fandi Ahmad said: “This match against Myanmar provides a good opportunity for the U23 players who have been performing for their clubs in the Singapore Premier League (SPL) to gain invaluable international football experience. We have called up 13 players from the SPL clubs to complement our Young Lions players to play against a very good Myanmar team who are preparing for the Asian Games. It will be a good test for us but with the support of our home fans, we are confident of a good showing against one of the best Asian youth teams in recent years.”

 

Of the 23-man squad, 10 are new faces who were not called up for the friendly against Indonesia U23s in March, including seven from the various SPL clubs.

 

Head of National Teams Management Eric Ong said: “It has been a challenge arranging international games outside of FIFA International Windows and we would like to express our appreciation to the Myanmar Football Federation for accepting our invitation to play this friendly next week. We would also like to thank our SPL clubs for their support in releasing players for our National Team.”

 

Myanmar qualified for the 2015 FIFA Under-20 World Cup in New Zealand after reaching the semi-finals of the 2014 Asian Football Confederation Under-19 Championship, along with North Korea, Qatar and Uzbekistan. Their senior team is ranked 138th in the latest FIFA World Ranking, with a number of players also playing in the Under-23 National Team.

 

Tickets will be available at www.fas.org.sg/tickets and on-site on match day.

Date Time Venue Match Adult Concession Away Fans
20 June 2018

Wednesday

8.00pm Bishan Stadium Singapore Under-23 vs Myanmar Under-23 $10* $5* $10*

* Prices are inclusive of $1 ticketing fee.

 

Please find below the 23-man squad called up for the match against Myanmar:

S/N Name POS D.O.B Club
1 Hairul Syirhan GK 21-08-1995 Young Lions
2 Zharfan Rohaizad GK 21-02-1997 Young Lions
3 Mukundan Maran GK 21-07-1998 Warriors FC
4 Adam Hakeem DF 17-03-1997 Young Lions
5 Amirul Adli DF 13-01-1996 Tampines Rovers FC
6 Faizal Roslan DF 30-05-1995 Home United FC
7 Hafiz Sulaiman DF 10-10-1995 Warriors FC
8 Irfan Fandi DF 13-08-1997 Young Lions
9 Illyas Lee DF 01-12-1995 Hougang United FC
10 Syahrul Sazali DF 03-06-1998 Young Lions
11 Darren Teh DF 19-08-1996 Geylang International FC
12 Ammirul Emmran MF 18-04-1995 Warriors FC
13 Haiqal Pashia MF 29-11-1998 Young Lions
14 Hami Syahin MF 16-12-1998 Young Lions
15 Joshua Pereira MF 10-10-1997 Young Lions
16 Muhaimin Suhaimi MF 20-02-1995 Hougang United FC
17 Noor Akid Nordin MF 28-10-1996 Balestier Khalsa FC
18 Shameer Aziq MF 30-12-1995 Tampines Rovers FC
19 Zulfadhmi Suzliman MF 10-02-1996 Tampines Rovers FC
20 Zulqarnaen Suzliman MF 29-03-1998 Young Lions
21 Akbar Shah Zainudeen FW 29-05-1996 Balestier Khalsa FC
22 Amiruldin Asraf FW 08-01-1997 Home United FC
23 Naufal Azman FW 10-07-1998 Young Lions