Football: New U-15 football head coach Philippe Aw to keep door open for youth

EXCITING TIMES: What really excites me is that I can provide an opportunity for an unknown 15-year-old to perform and go on to represent the country. - PHILIPPE AW, new national Under-15 coach, on his task ahead.
EXCITING TIMES: What really excites me is that I can provide an opportunity for an unknown 15-year-old to perform and go on to represent the country. - PHILIPPE AW, new national Under-15 coach, on his task ahead.

New U-15 head coach to rely on cooperation with stakeholders to give every player a shot at shining

He spent eight years as a youth coach in the Home United set-up and continued to give young players opportunities in his two years as head coach of the club's senior side.

Many would expect Philippe Aw to slide seamlessly into his new role as head coach of the Singapore Under-15 football team, but he knows everything will be different.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on January 18, 2019, with the headline 'Aw to keep door open for youth'. Print Edition | Subscribe