In current information, the president of the Football Association of Singapore (FAS), Mr. Lim Kia Tong, has died. He was 69 on the time of his sudden passing which has turn into the reason for grief amongst his family members. Taking to Facebook on Wednesday, September 14, 2022, the affiliation wrote that they’re devastated to obtain information of the sudden passing of their president and added that he had served as the primary elected FAS president since 2017 and was a devoted servant of the game he beloved.
It is reported that the FAS will likely be organising a tribute area within the foyer of the FAS workplace at Jalan Besar Stadium for individuals who wish to pay their final respects from Thursday, September 15, 2022. Adding additional, the affiliation wrote that on behalf of the FAS council, secretariat, and the broader soccer fraternity, they ship their deepest condolences to Lim Kia’s household throughout their time of grief. It is little doubt to say that a big part of individuals is saddened to find out about his premature loss of life and have taken to social media to pay him their remaining tributes.
Who Was Lim Kia Tong?
Lim Kia Tong was the primary elected president of FAS in April 2017. It occurred when his workforce LKT beat Mr. Bill Ng’s Team Game Changers 30-13. For a second four-year time period in 2021, he was re-elected unopposed as president of the FAS. Reportedly, he had been on the FAS committee since 1999 and in addition was first a council member earlier than he turned vice chairman in 2007.
Before he was elected to turn into president, Lim additionally turned the primary Singaporean to imagine a management function on a FIFA committee. Tampines Rovers launched an announcement on Facebook the place they mentioned that they’re deeply saddened to find out about Lim’s loss of life. We prolong our honest condolences to his household and together with the Singapore footballing fraternity., they thanked him for his service to native soccer. On one other aspect, Geylang International additionally despatched its condolences to Lim’s household in a Facebook put up.
Geylang International stands with the Football Association of Singapore and the broader Singapore soccer household in mourning the lack of its president Mr. Lim Kia Tong. Well, many individuals appear to have gotten shattered after studying about his passing. Our workforce additionally involves the entrance and pays our heartfelt tributes to the president. For extra updates, preserve following Social Telecast and get the most recent and trending information.