Money received by members of the Myanmar U23s Southeast Asian Games silver-medal-winning team – in apparent appreciation of their efforts – may have been part of a scalping scheme cover-up, it has been alleged by several Singaporean media outlets.
Winn Aung, 12, the son of former Myanmar national swimmer Than Tun Aung, now living in Redding, California, broke another two United States national age-group records to take the total number of long-course records he currently holds to five.
The Myanmar National League has dismissed a complaint from league leaders Yangon United over the eligibility of newly signed players to feature in championship rivals Ayeyawady United’s rescheduled fixture with Chin United on June 22.
This evening at the Singapore National Stadium, Myanmar will play Thailand in the final of the Southeast Asian Games football tournament. They will start as underdogs but know a victory would mark another step toward the dream of a return to a “Golden Age” of Myanmar football.
A skipper’s strike from Nay Lin Tun gave Myanmar a 2-1 semi-final victory over Vietnam at the Singapore National Stadium and saw them qualify for the June 15 final of the Southeast Asian Games' football tournament.
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