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HARD WORK AHEAD

July 7, 2009 by scott | 23 Comments | Filed in Scottie Says

You could almost hear the full sigh of relief all over Sabah on 27th June when it was announced that our illustrious CM Datuk Musa Aman was now the Sabah FA President. Undoubtedly this can be the boost that Sabah Football needs as Datuk was a proven successful businessman even before he’s political career blossomed […]

The good times are near

March 17, 2009 by scott | 4 Comments | Filed in Scottie Says

If you ask the hardcore Rhinos fans to be patient they will probably reply- “we have been patient for 5 years now, how much longer do you expect us to wait for success”. Well the answer to that is less than 1 year. I attended Friday nights game against Felda United and trust me when […]

BLESSING IN DISGUISE

February 10, 2009 by scott | No Comments | Filed in Scottie Says

BLESSING IN DISGUISE I have a sneaking suspicion that Sabah’s 1st Round defeat to Kuala Lumpur in the FA Cup may in fact be a blessing in disguise. In earlier articles, I have commented on the importance of Sabah gaining promotion into next year’s Super League as a major priority. While a cup run may […]

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Not Pretty But 3 Points in the Bag

January 11, 2009 by scott | Comments Off on Not Pretty But 3 Points in the Bag | Filed in Scottie Says

There is a cliché in professional football which states- IT’S NOT THE PERFORMANCE THAT MATTERS, IT’S THE 3 POINTS THAT COUNTS. Lets be honest, Friday night’s game between Sabah & SDM Kepala Batas Penang was not a great advertisement for the Malaysian Premier League. I attended Friday night’s game with my son high in anticipation […]

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STOP THE FINGER POINTING AND GO BACK TO BASICS

December 16, 2008 by scott | 4 Comments | Filed in Scottie Says

Another poor performance by Malaysia in the recent Asean Suzuki Cup has led to the normal finger pointing and accusations of why Malaysia continues to be stuck in the International backwaters. FAM, the coach and the players have copped it from all quarters but I am yet to read anything constructive of just what needs […]

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