ILOILO City, here we come - that's what members of the Kuala Lumpur
Dunhill League champions Sharp-Malay Mail football team (above) seemed to
be saying as they left Subang Airport yesterday morning to compete in the
Philippines Cup, which begins tomorrow.
Sharp-MM open their campaign against the Philippines. Taiwan and
Brunei are also taking part.
The top two teams after the round-robin league will play in the
On hand to see them off at the airport were Sharp-Roxy's corporate
Public Relations and Product Promotions manager Mohamad Salleh Aziz and
his executive, Mohamad Aref Mohamad Ali.
Sharp-MM will be led by skipper R. Subramaniam with KL Semi-pro
players Nazim Din, Tommy Chong Kok Min, Badrul Isham Jalil, R.
Ramachandran and Badrulsham Ahmad.
Despite travelling without their three other Semi-Pro players - K.
Kanan, See Kim Seng and S. Tamilarasan - Sharp-MM will play with the
reputation of earning a 1-1 draw with the Philippines Olympic team during
a tour last month.