SINGAPORE, 28 JUNE 2019 – Singtel TV will be airing 30 matches from the 2019 Malaysia Super League, Shopee FA Cup and Malaysia Cup starting from 29 June 2019 on its mio Sports channels 111-113.
Singapore football fans will be able to watch their local stars in action across the Causeway with Hariss Harun (Johor Darul Ta’zim), Safuwan Baharudin (Pahang FA), Khairul Amri (Felda United) and Shakir Hamzah (Kedah FA) all plying their trade in Malaysia.
JDT wrapped up their sixth consecutive league title earlier this week while Singapore tactician Aidil Sharin’s Kedah and Safuwan’s Pahang are locked in a fierce battle for second and third spot.
The deal will see Singtel TV broadcast a total of 30 matches from the three competitions, including the Malaysia Cup semifinals and final.
The first game to go on air will be the Shopee FA Cup semi-final between Perak and JDT before Amri’s Felda pit their wits against Aidil and Shakir’s Red Eagle a day later.
All Matches are Malaysia Super League Matches unless otherwise stated:
29th June (Saturday): Perak vs Pahang @ 2100 (Shopee FA Cup Semi-Final Second Leg)
30th June (Sunday): Felda vs Kedah @ 2100 (Shopee FA Cup Semi-Final Second Leg)
5th July (Friday): PKNS vs Terengganu
6th July (Saturday): Pahang vs Kuala Lumpur
7th July (Sunday): Felda vs Selangor
10th July (Wednesday): JDT vs Petaling Jaya City
13th July (Saturday): Terengganu vs Pahang
14th July (Sunday): Kuala Lumpur vs JDT
17th July (Wednesday): Pahang vs Felda
19th July (Friday): JDT vs Terengganu
21st July (Sunday): Felda vs Kedah
27th July (Saturday): Kedah / Felda vs Pahang / Perak @ (Shopee FA Cup Final)
There will also be 18 Malaysia Cup games shown LIVE along with the 12 league and FA Cup matches.
– Group Stages: 9 matches
– Quarter-Final: 4 matches
– Semi-Final: 4 matches
Malaysian Football League (MFL) CEO Kevin Ramalingam said: “The 2019 season has been an exciting one so far and with some of Singapore’s top stars playing in Malaysia, we are thrilled to see Singtel come on this journey as we seek to showcase Malaysian domestic football to an audience outside of the country. We hope this is the start of a long collaboration beyond the current season.”
Reddentes Managing Partner Mark Chew said: “Singaporeans have always had a strong interest in the Malaysian Super League and Malaysia Cup. With of national team captain Hariss and stars like Amri, Safuwan and Shakir in the competitions, it was something we at Reddentes have been working on for a long time. Fans will now get to witness some of their favourite Lions in action and we are pleased to have played our part in making this happen.”