Teen sensation will be absent for friendly double header
The 17-year-old will miss out on the Lions friendly clashes with Hong Kong and China, due to Education reasons.
The teenager who ply’s his trade in France for FC Metz will be not be playing the international friendlies on Friday and Tuesday because he has just started another school year.
According to Yahoo Singapore, Lions Manager Azrul said in a FAS statement.
“Following further discussions between FAS and FC Metz, we decided it would be in Adam’s best interest to remain with the club during this period as he has just commenced his academic semester.
“We will continue to monitor his progress and we hope to consider him for competitive matches in the months ahead.”
Bernd Strange has also lost two other key members of his squad due to Injury.
26-year-old Centre back Ismail Yunos from Home United will be absent due to a hamstring injury and Captain Shahril Ishak will miss both games with a hip complaint.
The Lions are scheduled to arrive in China this afternoon, there are no replacements for Swandi and Yunos, but Shardan Sulaiman has been given the nod to join the rest of the squad in China to replace Ishak,