Football: Lions are not ‘rubbish’ and deserve a chance, says MCCY’s Edwin Tong

Football: Lions are not ‘rubbish’ and deserve a chance, says MCCY’s Edwin Tong

SINGAPORE – Do not tell Mr Edwin Tong that the Lions are “rubbish”, for it is a comment that the Minister for Culture, Community and Youth has heard many times during his previous tenure as vice-president of the Football Association of Singapore (FAS).

“I get very upset actually when they tell me the Lions are rubbish, and I always challenge them to go and watch the games,” he said of the world’s 158th ranked team.

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