The reign of Akbar Nawas as Global FC coach got off to a winning start as the Philippines outfit edged Geylang Int. on penalties in the Singapore Cup.
Albirex Niigata (S) have been handed a tricky route to the semifinals after being drawn in Group B alongside Home United, Geylang and Balestier.
Ex-Tampines Rovers coach Akbar Nawas has landed a dream assignment in charge of Global-Cebu, of the Philippines, who are in the 2017 Singapore Cup.
Jason Dasey and John Wilkinson look ahead to Week 12 in the S.League as Home United look to hand Albirex their first loss of the season.
Defender Dan Bennett says Singapore have enough games to turn around their Asian Cup fortunes, despite only one point from their first two matches.
Hougang United hope to lift the gloom surrounding Singapore football by seeing off Philippines' outfit Ceres-Negros in the Singapore Cup on Tuesday.