Johor prince takes over football

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Johor prince takes over football

Johor prince takes over football

Thursday, January 26, 2012
  • Johor prince
I do expect some "interesting times" for both Johor FA and the FAM.
We do have royals helming FAs. Pahang ruler Sultan Ahmad Shah is president of the FA of Malaysia (FAM). His son Tengku Abdullah is the deputy president.
The Johor royalty are rather, let's say "hands on", and I do expect some "interesting times" for both Johor FA and the FAM.
I am all for anyone - royalty or commoner - with a noble heart to run a sporting association.
But let's hope we don't waste time on protocols and help run sporting associations in a more orderly fashion.
Perhaps Tunku Ismail could get some pointers from Tengku Abdullah.

 

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