IN THE Malaysian Super League (MSL) last year, the LionsXII gave eventual champions Kelantan a run for their money.
We chased them almost until the end of the season, but had to settle for second place with three games left to play.
THIS year’s Canon Lion City Cup will be the 25th year of the oldest youth football tournament in the world, and local fans will be hoping one of the two Singapore teams will light up the competition at the Jalan Besar Stadium from June 8 to 16.
Tampines Rovers should be glad their disastrous AFC Cup campaign is over.
Just two points from six matches in the tournament meant the Stags finished bottom of Group H – a salient contrast to their merciless form in the S-League.