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Football: FAS should stand by Fandi Ahmad's heavy mettle football

Fandi Ahmad has made it no secret that coaching the Lions is his dream job. It represents the pinnacle of his craft, that of coaching Singaporean footballers and guiding the country to success, much like how he used to fire in the goals when he was the nation's star striker.

He has achieved that dream. Kind of.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 16, 2018, with the headline 'New man's heavy mettle style the short-term fix FAS needs'. Print Edition | Subscribe