Singapore defender Safuwan Baharudin says he wants to embrace the challenge of being the first Singaporean to play in the A-League after earning a contract with Melbourne City FC.
The 23-year-old linked up with John van't Schip's team on a training tour in Abu Dhabi earlier this month and was given a chance to showcase his talent in two friendly matches against Al-Jazira and FC Dnipro.
Shortly after his return to Singapore, the LionsXII vice-captain inked a three-month contract to turn out for David...
Singapore national team and LionsXII defender Safuwan Baharudin has signed with Melbourne City FC in the A-League on a three-month loan until the end of the Australian season.
The 23-year-old joined the club on a training stint to Abu Dhabi earlier this month and played in two friendly matches against Al-Jazira and FC Dnipro.
Touted as one of Singapore's brightest footballing talents, Safuwan already has 43 international caps and two goals under his belt despite only making his international debut...
Jamie Maclaren netted a late equaliser as A-League leaders Perth Glory struck back to claim a point from a 3-3 draw at home to Melbourne Victory.
Fahid Ben Khalfallah put the visitors ahead before Andy Keogh's penalty levelled matters midway through the first half, while Besart Berisha handed Melbourne the lead for the second time just before the break.
Victory moved further ahead after 57 minutes through Kosta Barbarouses but Rostyn Griffiths and Maclaren's late equaliser clinched a share of the...