PICTURE COURTESY OF LIONEL NG/SAFFC
It was their first win of the season, but it wasn't pretty for SAFFC.
One by one, they fell by the wayside. Now, there is only one left. Ironically, the crisis club that is Chelsea are the only English Premier League representatives left in Europe.
TNP PICTURE: KELVIN CHNG
Tonight, there will be 21 South-east Asians on the pitch doing battle as Sarawak host the LionsXII.
TNP PICTURE: NG JUN SEN
First five league games – three shots, zero goals.
Last four league games – 10 shots, six goals.
Outclassed, outthought and outplayed.
Manchester United won’t be playing for the Premier League trophy in the derby on April 30.
They’ll be preparing to show it off in an open-top bus parade.
It all points to a royal finale - a Barcelona v Real Madrid final - after the Champions League quarter-final draw in Nyon, Switzerland, last night.
PICTURE: BENJAMIN SEETOR
Last year’s runners-up Home United went top of the S-League for the first time this season after a 2-1 win over Hougang United at the Jalan Besar Stadium last night.
While Barcelona and Bayern Munich displayed champagne football in the Champions League Round of 16, Real Madrid went about their business quietly.
Defender Abdil Qaiyyim Mutalib and three other Courts Young Lions teammates are set to be included in the LionsXII squad when the Malaysian Super League transfer window reopens on April 2.
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