Football: Fazrul Nawaz is Singapore football's first $50,000 man

Singapore international striker Fazrul Nawaz joined Hougang United from Tampines Rovers before the Singapore Premier League transfer deadline passed in mid-July.
Singapore international striker Fazrul Nawaz joined Hougang United from Tampines Rovers before the Singapore Premier League transfer deadline passed in mid-July.ST FILE PHOTO

Nazri Nasir and V. Sundram Moorthy have long hung up their boots, stepping off the pitch and onto the touchlines they now patrol as coaches.

But until July this year, the pair, now 47 and 53 respectively, remained the most expensive local players in professional football in Singapore.

TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE

Thank you for reading The Straits Times

You have reached one of our Premium stories. To continue reading, get access now or log in if you are a subscriber.

What is Premium?

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 22, 2018, with the headline 'Fazrul is S'pore football's first $50,000 man'. Print Edition | Subscribe