Lions coach Stange wants to stay on after contract ends next May
No national team can be rebuilt in one or two years and Singapore football coach Bernd Stange wants to stay beyond his current contract, which ends next May, to carry on the work he has started.
The 66-year-old German insisted in an interview that his strategy to blood youngsters for the national team is the right way.
He said the rebuilding process is at the early stage, with four to six years needed for a team to start delivering results.
"What I expect in the next five years is a bigger boost from the authorities to support a full professional way," he told David Lee in Hong Kong ahead of Singapore's friendly match in Macau tomorrow.
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