Khairul Amri out. Fareez Farhan in.
Singapore National football coach Tatsuma Yoshida has called up Geylang International forward Fareez Farhan to the Lions den.
Fareez will replace Khairul Amri in the 23-strong squad to face Yemen and Palestine in their first two Group D matches of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ and Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Asian Cup 2023 Preliminary Joint Qualification Round 2 campaign this month.
FELDA United attacker Amri, 34, has withdrawn from the Lions team due to personal reasons.
In his place, 25-year-old Fareez has been handed his first ever senior call-up and will link up with the squad beginning today.
The Lions have begun centralised training and will kick off their Group D campaign against Yemen at the National Stadium, Singapore Sports Hub on 5 September
They will host Palestine five days later at the Jalan Besar Stadium.
SEPTEMBER BUNDLE: Fans can also purchase a bundle for the TWO matches against Yemen and Palestine. This will be priced at $24.30 (Cat 1) and $16.20 (Concession*) – a total of 10% off. Tickets can be purchased at fas.org.sg/tickets.
*Abovementioned ticket prices do not include ticketing fees.
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