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UPDATE (March 28; 12.30pm): My good blog-sphere friend Po Hui uploaded some clips of Malaysian fans cheering on the boys at the Jalan Besar Stadium. Here are the links;

It was a Goodwork out for the boys, says the News Straits Times (Malaysia).

It's sister paper Berita Harian, meanwhile, said Skuad Raja sekadar seri dengan Etoile FC.
Malaysia held Etoile FC to a 1-1 at the Jalan Besar Stadium yesterday with many of the Malaysian players given a fair chance of sweating it out against their Singapore-based French team.

Ahmad Fakri Saarani (pic) scored in the 7th minute but Etoile equalised through Hicham Bouchemlal in the 62nd minute.

HD says: A little bird told me national coach K.Rajagobal believes that our yellow jersey is jinxed. Ye ke?


  1. Well, it started out as a jinx (the national team always loses wearing them), then they came out with few draws(like yesterday's game). But as far as I have known, they have never won a match weary that striped jersey.


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