Obituary: Wonder winger Mat Noh kept low profile even during Malaysia Cup highs

Mohamed Noh Hussein (left) and Nasir Jalil at the pre-World Cup Tournament at the National Stadium where Singapore beat Malaysia 1-0, on March 6, 1977.
Mohamed Noh Hussein (left) and Nasir Jalil at the pre-World Cup Tournament at the National Stadium where Singapore beat Malaysia 1-0, on March 6, 1977.PHOTO: ST FILE
Ex-national footballer Mohamed Noh, who died on Sept 20, 2021, was buried at Lim Chu Kang Muslim Cemetery the next day.
Ex-national footballer Mohamed Noh, who died on Sept 20, 2021, was buried at Lim Chu Kang Muslim Cemetery the next day.ST PHOTO: ALPHONSUS CHERN

SINGAPORE - He was publicity-shy, yet he often came under the media spotlight for his silky footballing skills.

He was monosyllabic with replies, so you came away with many questions unanswered.

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