Sundram steps down as national football coach

In his 23 games in charge, Sundram, seen here coaching the national team, logged 15 losses and just three wins.
In his 23 games in charge, Sundram, seen here coaching the national team, logged 15 losses and just three wins.ST PHOTO: ARIFFIN JAMAR

In football, two things are highly prized: results and style.

Under V. Sundram Moorthy, the Lions had neither and yesterday, following two years of underachievement as national coach, the Football Association of Singapore (FAS) announced that he would step down "by mutual consent" despite his contract having 11 more months to run.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 10, 2018, with the headline 'Sundram steps down as national football coach'. Print Edition | Subscribe