The Sunday Times, Feb 15, 1998
Above all, he was a hero. On the pitch, Fandi
Ahmad was genius personified. Off it, he showed a
kindness and humility that endeared him to eight and
80-year-olds. Singaporeans have seen him grow from
skinny kampung boy to regional soccer star to devoted
UNDATED : Starting
young ... Fandi (bottom row, third from left) with
his first team, the King Of Tigers.
1983 : Fond farewell
... Fandi throws his No. 17 jersey to fans at the
National Stadium before leaving for Dutch club FC
1985 : He joined Federal Territory
(now called KLFA).
1989 : Fandi was given the boot -
The Golden Boot, that is, for being Malaysia Cup's
1993 : Book him ...
Autographing a biography of him written by Straits
Times journalist Wilfred Yeo.
Congratulations ... Fandi and Nur Sarah's wedding was
a national celebration.
1998 : Fandi : The
Next Generation ... Fandi, wife Nur Sarah and
six-month-old son Irfan celebrating Hari Raya Puasa.
Subject: Fandi Ahmad