Singapore Premier League Sports

U-23 rules not helping Lions, says Lion City Sailors coach Aurelio Vidmar. National skipper Hariss Harun also joins chorus of voices against the rule.

Lion City Sailors coach Aurelio Vidmar is the first coach in the Singapore Premier League to speak up against the under-23 rulings in the professional,

Sports

Who remembers Stephen Ng, Singapore’s new national women’s football coach.

If you know who Stephen Ng is, then you are an old-timer who has followed Singapore football since the S-League was started in 1996. On

Sports

No challenge expected against Lim Kia Tong’s team at next FAS elections.

The upcoming elections for office-bearers at the Football Association of Singapore (FAS) is not expected to see any challenge against the slate to be led

Sports

Johor Darul Ta’zim get off the blocks with a win.

Malaysian Super League (MSL) giants Johor Darul Ta’zim (JDT) kicked off their defence of the Malaysia Super League title by defeating Aidil Shahrin’s Kedah Darul

Sports

SSA, Liberty Insurance extend partnership.

The Singapore Swimming Association (SSA) and Liberty Insurance have renewed their partnership until 2022. The partnership will mean that Liberty Insurance will remain as the

Sports

Irfan Fandi and his BG Pathum United lift Thai League 1 title.

Singapore’s Irfan Fandi’s team in Thailand Bg Pathum United lifted the Thai League 1 title, and made Irfan the first Singaporean to earn a winner’s

Sports

Amateur football sides thinking of putting up a fight at FAS elections.

Current Football Association of Singapore (FAS) president Lim Kia Tong may have a battle to face at the upcoming elections for office bearers to be

Esports

Legion of Racers to host Trueforce Challenge with time attack format.

Simracers aiming to out speed and outdo each other in a time attack format can now look forward to the TRUEFORCE Challenge, to be organized

Sports

Is the Johor Crown Prince taking over Spanish club Valencia?

If reports and speculation is anything to go by, Spanish club Valencia CF will have a new owner soon. In a report carried by football-espana.net,

Singapore Premier League Sports

FAS, AIA extend partnership.

The Football Association of Singapore (FAS) and life insurer AIA Singapore have extended their partnership of the Singapore Premier League. On 3 March, the FAS

Sports

FAS president Lim Kia Tong seeking new mandate for another 4 years, says he has the stature and wisdom to lead for another term.

Football Association of Singapore (FAS) president Lim Kia Tong is keen to lead the football body for another four years. On the sidelines of a

Sports

Singapore to host AFC Cup group matches involving Lion City Sailors and Geylang International.

Both Lion City Sailors and Geylang International have been served an advantage in the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Cup competitions. On 1 March, the Asia’s

Singapore Premier League Sports

The Singapore Premier League’s U-23 rulings are a disincentive for any kid to get into the sport, says Dez Corkhill on CNA938 programme.

There have been more discussions surrounding former national youth footballer R Aaravin’s revelations that he was offered $1200 to play professional football with a Singapore

Sports

Unseeded Aussie Alexei Popyrin lifts Singapore Tennis Open title.

Unseeded Australian Alexei Popyrin recovered from going a set down against fourth-seeded Alexander Bublik to claim his first ATP Tour title at the Singapore Tennis

Entertainment

Tales of Arcadia: 3Below premieres on Dreamworks on 1 March.

DreamWorks, NBCUniversal International Networks’ 24-hour channel dedicated to kids and family entertainment has announced the channel premiere of Tales of Arcadia: 3Below.  The new series

Singapore Premier League Sports

Whatever success I have today is due to my wife, says national footballer Gabriel Quak.

National and Lion City Sailors footballer Gabriel Quak has paid tribute to his wife Melissa Teo for being his pillar of support in his pursuit

Singapore Premier League Sports

Fans react to former national youth player R Aaravin’s $1200 offer to play professional football in the Singapore Premier League.

Former national youth footballer R Aaravin’s revelations in a podcast carried by The Final Whistle has brought about loads of reactions from netizens and football

Singapore Premier League Sports

The road to success is a lonely journey, says 2020 Player of the Year Gabriel Quak.

2020 Singapore Player of the Year Gabriel Quak has revealed in a video interview that 2018 and 2019 were the years which defined his career,

Sports

The U-23 rulings have shortchanged a lot of players, says former national youth defender R Aaravin, who retires at 24.

A former Young Lion and national youth defender and The New Paper Dollah Kassim award winner R Aaravin has spoken out against the current under-23

Sports

No brain. Babies. Pondan. Rafi Ali’s hard truths about football talents in Singapore.

Former national midfielder Rafi Ali has shared that while Singapore has many talented players, most of them have “no brain”, “they are babies” and are

Singapore Premier League Sports

Geylang International rescues Dutch goal machine who is owed thousands at former club in Malta.

Dutch footballer Sylvano Comvalius, who was Bali United’s hotshot in the Indonesian league in 2017, has joined Geylang International for the 2021 Singapore Premier League

Sports

Tiger Woods seriously injured in car crash.

American golfer Tiger Woods was seriously injured when his SUV crashed into a median, rolled over and ended up on its side near a steep

Happenings

National cyclist Calvin Sim and ERA division director Shen Jiaming team up in safe cycling video.

With instances of angst between motorists and cyclists on the road appearing to be rising based on online posts, national cyclist and 2017 Southeast Asian

Singapore Premier League Sports

DPMM FC out of 2021 season which starts on 13 March.

The 2019 Singapore Premier League champions are out of the 2021 season. On 23 February, the Football Association of Singapore released its fixtures for the

Singapore Premier League Sports

Egmar, Peres, Fabio, Diego. And now we have Moresche.

Singapore football fans have been accustomed to having samba-styled Brazilian strikers in their midst. Think Egmar Goncalves (who later became a Singapore citizen), Peres de

Singapore Premier League Sports

Players in training but when will the league start?

Die-hard fans of the Singapore Premier League will need to wait a little longer to soak in the action. The curtain raiser Community Shield was

Sports

Hail the new queen of tennis.

Naomi Osaka destroyed Jennifer Brady 6-4 6-3 to secure her second Australian Open title on 20 February and cemented her standing as the new queen

Opinion

OPINION: World Cup in 2034? But Singapore hasn’t won a SEA Games football gold since 1959.

By Jose Raymond So, Singapore aims to make it to the football World Cup again, this time with 2034 set as the light at the

Sports

Is it over for Serena Williams after Australian Open exit?

American tennis superstar Serena Williams broke down, cut short her post-match press conference in tears after another failed bid to equal Margaret Court’s record Grand

Singapore Premier League Sports

Is the Young Lions project a sacred cow which cannot be slayed, asks Straits Times Forum writer.

A Straits Times reader has opined that the effort put into the Young Lions project has not justified the effort. In a letter published on

Sports

Singapore wants to host AFC Cup group stage matches.

The Football Association of Singapore (FAS) has submitted a bid to the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) host the group stages of the competition in which

Singapore Premier League Sports

Geylang International and Fight Zone in fitness partnership for 2021 season.

Geylang International Football Club (GIFC) has tied up a pre-season partnership with Fight Zone, a local fitness concept which combines heart rate monitored high intensity

Singapore Premier League Sports

After years of decline in local football, this is our opportunity, says newly appointed Lion City Sailors chief executive.

The Lion City Sailors have hired a former army colonel as its new chief executive and he has said in his first interview with the

Singapore Premier League Sports

Former footballers, fans weigh in on Faritz Hameed’s The Final Whistle podcast comments.

Former footballers have reacted to the comments made by former national defender Faritz Hameed in a The Final Whistle podcast.  The story, which was published

Singapore Premier League Sports

The football path leads nowhere, lot of things to change in Singapore football says former Lions defender Faritz Hameed.

In what be described as an honest and frank interview with the Final Whistle podcast team, former national footballer Faritz Hameed shared how the under-23

Sports

Former US Open winner Marin Cilic among players set for Singapore Tennis Open.

Former US Open winner Marin Cilic who is currently ranked 43rd in the world is the headliner for the upcoming Singapore Tennis Open to be

Sports

Liverpool torn apart at Anfield by Manchester City.

Manchester City are clearly in the driving seat, with five points clear and a game in hand ahead of Manchester United after a 1-4 win

Opinion

OPINION: The scarcity of sports facilities needs to be addressed.

By Jose Raymond In April 2003, when I was still a journalist at TODAY, I exposed how the touts had taken control of the booking

Sports

Lutz Pfannestiel headed for West Ham?

Is West Ham in pursuit of former Sembawang and Geylang goalkeeper Lutz Pfannestiel?

Sports

Yoshida stays on as Lions coach till end of 2022.

The Football Association of Singapore (FAS) has announced the extension of national coach Tatsuma Yoshida’s tenure as Lions national coach till December 2022. Tatsuma, 46,

Singapore Premier League Sports

Former Japan youth player joins Albirex Niigata for 2021 season.

Singapore Premier League side and defending champions Albirex Niigata have made former Japan youth player Kondo Kuraba their fifth signing for the 2021 Singapore Premier

Sports

Tampines Rovers face uphill task in Champions League.

Tampines Rovers have been drawn into a group made up of iconic Asian football clubs in the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Champions League tournament. The

Sports

Singapore to host top men’s tennis event in February.

Tennis fans could be in with a treat as a few of the men’s top tennis players cold well make their way to Singapore after

Sports

Lion City Sailors sign $3m player. Fans react.

The Lion City Sailors have signed up Brazilian footballer Diego Lopes from Portuguese side Rio Avenue for almost $3 million.  The club made the announcement

Esports

Legion of Racers Racing to field 2 entries in ERGP Endurance Series 2021.

The Legion of Racers will start the 2021 season by entering a two-car entry for the ERGP Endurance Series in 2021, with the first round

Sports

Reunion for Alam Shah and Ridhuan Muhammad at Tanjong Pagar.

After ending their return season in 2020 with a wooden spoon, the only way has to be up for Tanjong Pagar. For the 2021 season

Opinion

OPINION: Time to scrap the Young Lions.

By Jose Raymond The time has come to put an end to the Young Lions project in the Singapore Premier League. The Young Lions have

Sports

Anu lands up in Kedah.

Kedah has announced the signing of Singapore international Anumanthan Mohan Kumar.  The Singaporean signing was revealed by the club in their social media channels and

Sports

Aiming for Podium finish by 2030 at the Asian Games.

The Singapore Swimming Association (SSA) has announced the hiring of a Technical Director (TD), Paul Oberman, for Water Polo – a new position that will

Esports

11-year old Singaporean among 6 simracers given contracts for 2021 season by Legion of Racers.

6 simracers have been signed on contracts by the Legion of Racers for the 2021 season.

Happenings Trending

Nazri Nasir suffers minor stroke.

Former Singapore national skipper Nazri Nasir has suffered a mild stroke after he was admitted to hospital on Wednesday (Dec 16) for a medical procedure. This was

Sports Trending

Malaysian teenage girl plays for Bayern Munich U-17 team.

A 15-year-old Malaysian girl has joined the second squad of Bayern Munich’s under-17 women’s team. According to various news reports, Celine Chuang, a Malaysian national

Trending

Klopp pays tribute to Houllier.

Jürgen Klopp has paid tribute to Gerard Houllier on behalf of the current Liverpool squad after the former Reds boss died on Monday morning. The

Trending

The joke about a mini stadium in Kedah.

A Kedah state official became the subject of criticism after Malaysian netizens caught on that a newly built football stadium in the state had been

Sports

Divers secure SEA Games 2021 spots.

National divers Mark Lee (main photo), Timothy Lee, and Ashlee Tan, qualified for next year’s Southeast Asian (SEA) Games to be held in Hanoi, Vietnam

Esports

LEGION OF RACERS ATHLETE ANDIKA RAMA LIFTS 2020 TCL GT WORLD CHALLENGE ASIA SIM-PRO CROWN.

Legion of Racers pro athlete Andika Rama Maulana has lifted the 2020 TCL GT World Challenge Asia Esports Championship presented by Tarmac Works Sim-Pro crown.

Happenings Sports

Former FAS Deputy Director and wife charged for allegedly cheating FAS of more than $600k.

Former Football Association of Singapore (FAS) deputy director Rikram Jit Singh and his wife Asya Kirin Kames, alone with two others have been charged in

Sports

Suzuki Cup 2020 postponed to December 2021.

The ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) has announced that its flagship tournament, the AFF Suzuki Cup – which was originally scheduled for November 2020, has been

Singapore Premier League Sports

Albirex Niigata are the Singapore League champions.

Albirex Niigata continued the trend of foreign based clubs in Singapore picking up the championship when it pipped Tampines Rovers to the 2020 AIA Singapore

Sports

Swimmers return to the competition pool.

Singapore’s top swimmers returned to competitive action on Day 1 of the closed-door Singapore National Olympic Qualifiers held on Thursday, 3 December at the OCBC

Entertainment

Dreamworks announces Channel Premiere of Captain Underpants.

DreamWorks – NBCUniversal International Networks’ 24-hour channel dedicated to kids and family entertainment – has announced the channel premiere of The Epic Tales of Captain

Singapore Premier League Sports

Tampines Rovers on the brink of title.

Tampines Rovers are on the verge of achieving what no other Singapore club has done since 2015.  Win the Singapore Premier League – Singapore’s very

Singapore Premier League Sports

Is Albirex Niigata headed for the title?

Only one team stands in the way of Albirex Niigata as they head towards the 2020 AIA Singapore Premier League title.  Albirex Niigata.  After stealing

Sports

Ready? Singapore F1 set for 3 October 2021.

The Singapore Grand Prix may return to Singapore next year if Covid-19 disappears from the face of the earth by then, or if there is

Entertainment

108 MEDIA takes local books onto global screens.

A trio of well-loved and renowned Singapore book titles is set to be adapted for television screens around the world. Global media and intellectual property

Sports

1 Play sports partners with video sharing platform chingari.

1 Play Sports, the fastest-growing sports media content creation and streaming startup in the Asia-Pacific region, has collaborated with made-in-India video content creation and sharing

Sports

Lewd Graffiti During Zoom session; Singapore Athletics files police report.

The Singapore Athletics Association (SA) has filed a police report after an attendee who attended a zoom meeting started interrupting the meeting by drawing lewd

Singapore Premier League Sports

A CHANCE FOR THE STAGS TO REMAIN ON TOP.

Tampines Rovers has staked its claim to the 2020 AIA Singapore Premier League title after ending Albirex’s unbeaten record in their last clash.  If they

Singapore Premier League Sports

A SONG FOR THE LIONS?

A South Korean born footballer could well be a Singapore Lion soon and represent Singapore in all international competitions.  Song Ui-Yong, who has been in

Singapore Premier League Sports

DO OR DIE FOR TAMPINES ROVERS.

By Lo Weizhi Third placed Tampines Rovers take on table -toppers Albirex Niigata Singapore on Saturday 31 October in this weekend’s plum Singapore Premier League

Esports

Legion of RACERS SIMRACER ALEEF CROWNED TOYOTA GR SUPRA GT CUP ASIA champ.

Singaporean and Legion of Racers simracer Ar Aleef Muhammad has emerged as the champion simracer of the Toyota GR Supra GT Cup Asia Regional round

Sports

DPMM FC SIT OUT 2020 season.

Defending Singapore Premier League (SPL) champions Brunei DPMM FC will sit out the 2020 SPL season. On 26 October, the Football Association of Singapore (FAS)

Sports

250 fans allowed for ONE CHAMPIONSHIP EVENT.

ONE Championship has been granted a chance to have a live audience, albeit in a limited capacity, for the Inside the Matrix card on 30

Happenings

Former Lion Imran Sahib convicted for molest.

Former national footballer Imran Sahib has been convicted for molest. He will be sentenced on 13 November.  According to news reports, Imran went clubbing on

Sports

New Chief Technology Officer for streaming startup 1 Play Sports.

1 Play Sports, the fastest-growing sports media content creation and streaming startup in the Asia-Pacific region, has snagged Michael Fleshman as Consulting Chief Technology Officer

Sports

DPMM doubt. Fans react.

This weekend’s Singapore Premier League match between Hougang United and defending champions DPMM FC of Brunei has been postponed, the Football Association of Singapore has

Sports

War over between Singapore Athletics and Soh Rui Yong

The newly elected management team at Singapore Athletics (SA) has ended its dispute with two-time Southeast Asian Games  gold medalist Soh Rui Yong.  In a

Sports

I want to win everything: Stipe Plazibat

Did Stipe Plazibat just suggest that Hougang United had no ambition?  One of the moves which made heads turn just ahead of the restart of

Sports

Warriors FC seek return to Singapore Premier League and Cup for 2021.

Warriors FC seek a return to the Singapore Premier League and Singapore Cup 2021.

Sports

He is headed to Coventry University.

He kept many football fans wondering all of Sunday if he was indeed headed to Coventry, which competes in the English Championship. But Singapore Lions

Sports

Hariss Harun says he is headed to Coventry.

Singapore skipper Hariss Harun has revealed in a Facebook post that he is headed to Coventry.  In a Facebook post which was put up just

Sports

SPL matches to resume on 17 Oct as all 223 players and officials tested negative.

The AIA Singapore Premier League (SPL) will restart on 17 October six months after it was halted due to the Covid-19 pandemic. All 223 players

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