A field day for both players and fans

Singapore centre-back Baihakki Khaizan poses with Premier League players. "Barclays Asia Trophy Welcome Reception. Calum Chambers, Leon Osman, Mikel Arteta, Phil Jagielka, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain..."
Jack Wilshere took time off his tour to meet Singaporean members of the Muscular Dystrophy Association. “Good to meet some of the members of the Muscular Dystrophy Association in Singapore, as an ambassador of the UK MDA…” @jackwilshere (Twitter)
Singapore striker Fazrul Nawaz takes a picture with famous commentator Martin Tyler. "Hi I'm Martin Tyler Welcome to FIFA 16. it's such an honour to finally meet the voice which is often heard in TV up close and he's going to commentate on our games
Arsenal players at Little India. Goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez smells Singapore’s famous fruit, durian. @Arsenal (Twitter)
Jack Wilshere took time off his tour to meet Singaporean members of the Muscular Dystrophy Association. "Good to meet some of the members of the Muscular Dystrophy Association in Singapore, as an ambassador of the UK MDA…"
Singapore centre-back Baihakki Khaizan poses with Premier League players. “Barclays Asia Trophy Welcome Reception. Calum Chambers, Leon Osman, Mikel Arteta, Phil Jagielka, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain...” @baihakki5 (Instagram)

Singapore striker Fazrul Nawaz takes a picture with famous commentator Martin Tyler. “Hi I’m Martin Tyler Welcome to FIFA 16. it’s such an honour to finally meet the voice which is often heard in TV up close and he’s going to commentate on our games : ) @blackops (Instagram)


A fan’s banner meant to catch Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud’s attention. It translates as: “Can I have your shirt?” Fanboy mode with @lolxuan #bat2015 #training #arsenal #giroud @josiahtjq (Instagram)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 15, 2015, with the headline 'A field day for both players and fans'. Print Edition | Subscribe