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Football: S'pore sweep inaugural AFF awards, with Lions, Shahril & Raddy leading the way

Published on Apr 3, 2013 9:54 PM

SINGAPORE made a near-clean sweep of the major inaugural AFF Awards during a ceremony in Pahang tonight.

The Lions were crowned the National Team of the Year (Men).

Shahril Ishak, who captained the team to a record fourth AFF Suzuki Cup at the end of last year and was named the tournament's Most Valuable Player, clinched the Player of the Year (Men) award.

Serb Raddy Avramovic, who stepped down following the biennial competition, bagged the Coach of the Year gong.

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