National Team - Lions ● Oct 14, 2019

Tatsuma calls up Hafiz Nor and Irwan Shah to join Lions


SINGAPORE, 14 OCTOBER 2019 – Singapore National Team Coach Tatsuma Yoshida today called up Hafiz Nor and Irwan Shah to replace Farhan Zulkifli and Zulqarnaen Suzliman in the 23-strong squad to face Uzbekistan in their fourth Group D match of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ and Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Asian Cup 2023 Preliminary Joint Qualification Round 2 campaign tomorrow.Young Lions defender Zulqarnaen, 21, sustained an injury during the first half of the Lions’ 3-0 defeat away to Saudi Arabia on Thursday and has been replaced by Tampines Rovers FC defender Irwan, 30. Home United FC attacker Hafiz, 31, had been unable to travel with the squad to play Jordan and Saudi Arabia last week as his wife’s due date coincided with the period; he now rejoins the team following the birth of his new-born child.


The Lions face Uzbekistan at the National Stadium, with kick-off at 7.45pm and tickets can be purchased at


The match will also be broadcast LIVE online on Mediacorp’s Toggle platform at


Singapore Men’s National Team Squad for October 2019

S/N Name Pos Caps Goals DOB Club
1 Hassan Sunny GK 83 0 2-Apr-84 Army United (THA)
2 Izwan Mahbud GK 49 0 14-Jul-90 Nongbua Pitchaya (THA)
3 Zharfan Rohaizad GK 0 0 21-Feb-97 Young Lions
4 Amirul Adli DF 10 0 13-Jan-96 Tampines Rovers
5 Baihakki Khaizan DF 136 5 31-Jan-84 Trat FC (THA)
6 Darren Teh DF 2 0 19-Aug-96 Geylang International
7 Irfan Fandi DF 24 1 13-Aug-97 BG Pathum United (THA)
8 Irwan Shah DF 24 0 2-Nov-88 Tampines Rovers
9 Nazrul Nazari DF 36 0 11-Feb-91 Hougang United
10 Safuwan Baharudin DF 93 11 22-Sep-91 Pahang FA (MAS)
11 Firdaus Kasman MF 8 0 24-Jan-88 Geylang International
12 Hafiz Nor MF 3 0 22-Aug-88 Home United
13 Hami Syahin MF 1 0 16-Dec-98 Home United
14 Hariss Harun MF 98 10 19-Nov-90 Johor Darul Ta’zim (MAS)
15 Shahdan Sulaiman MF 61 4 9-May-88 Tampines Rovers
16 Yasir Hanapi MF 35 1 21-Jun-89 Tampines Rovers
17 Zulfahmi Arifin MF 43 1 5-Oct-91 Hougang United
18 Fareez Farhan FW 2 0 25-Jul-94 Geylang International
19 Faris Ramli FW 55 9 24-Aug-92 Hougang United
20 Gabriel Quak FW 33 5 22-Dec-90 Warriors FC
21 Hazzuwan Halim FW 1 0 2-Feb-94 Balestier Khalsa
22 Ikhsan Fandi FW 15 6 9-Apr-99 Raufoss IL (NOR)
23 Shawal Anuar FW 9 1 29-Apr-91 Geylang International


Fixture details: Singapore vs Uzbekistan

Date Time Match Venue Ticket Pricing*
Cat 1 Concession
15 October 2019


7.45pm Singapore vs Uzbekistan National Stadium, Singapore Sports Hub $15.00 $10.00

Tickets can be purchased at and
*Abovementioned ticket prices do not include ticketing fees


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