Press Releases ● Sep 19, 2013

NFA U-15 to participate in the 2014 AFC U-16 Championship Qualifiers


Singapore, 19 September 2013: The Football Association of Singapore (FAS) is pleased to announce the squad list of the National Football Academy (NFA) Under-15 team that will be representing Singapore in the 2014 AFC U-16 Championship Qualifier (East Zone). The tournament will run from 21 to 29 September 2013 in Hong Kong. The team is in Group G, together with Australia, Hong Kong, Chinese Taipei and Macau. There are a total of 43 nations divided into 10 groups participating in this tournament. The 10 group winners and best 5 second placed teams from all groups will qualify for the finals to be played in Thailand next year. Singapore will play their first match against Hong Kong on Saturday, 21 September 2013.

NFA U-15 head coach Nazri Nasir is looking forward to leading his team in the tournament. He noted, “We have a very determined group of boys in this team. I am pleased with the performance of the boys in the recent AFF U-16 Championship and they have certainly benefitted from the experience and exposure that the tournament provided. The team has been training hard and is ready to take on all the opponents in the group, including strong contender Australia, but I am certain we will do our utmost best together as a team.”

The team departed earlier this morning. We wish the team all the best for the championship!

The NFA U-15 team is represented by:

No Name Age Position School
1 Kenji Syed Rusydi Bin Al-Asyraf 15 Goalkeeper Hong Kah Secondary School
2 Muhamad Rusyaidi Bin Salime 15 Defender Singapore Sports School
3 Mohammad Shahrul Affandy Bin Mohamad Fazil 15 Defender Singapore Sports School
4 Mohammad Fadzyl Bin Misawal 15 Defender Singapore Sports School
5 Danial Shafiq Bin Abdul Rahman 14 Defender Singapore Sports School
6 Justin Hui Yong Kang 15 Midfield Singapore Sports School
7 Muhammad Zulqarnaen Bin Suzliman 15 Midfield/Forward Regent Secondary School
8 Muhammad Amirul Hakim Bin Onn 15 Midfield Singapore Sports School
10 Muhammad Hami Syahin Bin Said 14 Forward Singapore Sports School
11 Chan Zhi Wei Jordan 15 Midfield Singapore Sports School
12 Muhammad Danish Bin Mohd Jefri 15 Defender Hong Kah Secondary School
13 Muhammad Amer Hakeem Bin Mohamad Nazri 14 Defender Tanjong Katong Secondary School
15 Muhammad Syukri Bin Mohd Bashir 15 Forward Singapore Sports School
16 Royston Tan Jia Jie 15 Midfield Victoria School
18 Muhammad Adib Nur Hakim Bin Azahari 15 Goalkeeper Singapore Sports School
19 Muhammad Fazrin Bin Muhammad Hawafi 15 Defender/Midfield St Gabriel’s Secondary School
20 Haiqal Pashia Anugrah 14 Midfield Hong Kah Secondary School
21 Muhammad Syahrul Bin Sazali 15 Midfield Singapore Sports School
22 Nonis Zephen Sean-Anthony 15 Goalkeeper Assumption English School
23 Muhammad Mikhail Bin Ramdan 15 Defender/Midfield Dunearn Secondary School
24 Prakash Raj S/O Nanthakumar 15 Defender/Midfield Singapore Sports School
25 Syed Firdaus Bin Syed Hassan 15 Midfield Singapore Sports School
26 Darren Yap Zhi Xin 15 Forward Singapore Sports School


No Name Position
1 Abdul Alim Bin Mohamed Omar Team Manager
2 Slobodan Pavkovic Technical Director
3 Mohamad Nazri Bin Nasir Head Coach
4 Wan Meng Wai Donald Assistant Coach
5 Rosmadi Bin Haron Goalkeeping Coach
6 Mohamad Fawzi Bin Abdul Kader Sports Trainer