Ikhsan goes for trial in Norway

Ikhsan Fandi is unfazed by the wintry conditions in Scandinavia as he has been on trial in the Netherlands and also lived in Chile.
Ikhsan Fandi is unfazed by the wintry conditions in Scandinavia as he has been on trial in the Netherlands and also lived in Chile.PHOTO: AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE

Agent says Singapore forward's talent and mentality are good fit for second-tier Raufoss

As he ushered in 2019 on Tuesday, local football starlet Ikhsan Fandi had only one New Year resolution - to earn a playing contract in Europe.

Early this morning, just over a day after his older brother Irfan flew to join Thai League 2 club Bangkok Glass, the 19-year-old headed to Norway for a trial with Raufoss IL.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on January 04, 2019, with the headline 'Ikhsan goes for trial in Norway'. Print Edition | Subscribe