The Hougang United reign of coach Philippe Aw got off to a perfect start with a 2-0 win over Geylang International in the S.League on Monday night.
Tampines Rovers coach Jurgen Raab refused to criticise the referee, despite decisions that allowed Albirex Niigata (S) to claim the Community Shield.
Albirex Niigata (S) got their S.League title defence up and running on Sunday night as they came from behind to beat eight-man Tampines Rovers 2-1.
Tampines Rovers and Albirex Niigata (S) will look to put on a show when they face off in the 2017 Community Shield at the National Stadium on Sunday.
With a squad made up of solely players under the age of 22, the Garena Young Lions will be facing a baptism of fire in the 2017 S.League season.
Tampines Rovers are looking to put one over 2016 quadruple-winners Albirex Niigata (S) in the Community Shield on Sunday.