Public holiday in Johor declared following AFC Cup win


  • Nation
  • Saturday, 31 Oct 2015

JOHOR BARU: Sunday has been declared a public holiday for the state following Johor Darul Ta'zim's (JDT) win in the AFC Cup 2015 final.

The win makes the Southern Tigers the first Malaysian team to win the regional football competition in history.

State secretary Datuk Ismail Karim, who is also the Johor FA president, made the announcement via the Southern Tigers Facebook page on Saturday.

Thousands of fans thronged Dataran Bandaraya here to watch the final AFC Cup match against FC Istiklalol of Tajikistan.


Related story:

JDT are AFC Cup champions

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 1
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3

JDT , AFC Cup , holiday , public holiday , Johor

   

Next In Nation

No political interference in MACC investigations, says Azam Baki
IGP to meet minister to explain transfer order
‘Big tent’ approach to get Parliament to reconvene
‘Audio clip will not destabilise Umno or BN’
Queen hails adaptive clothes for OKU, urges others to do their bit
KLIA cares for those with hidden disabilities
Sabahans recall royal visit
‘Come and see for yourselves’
Future’s bright for Langkawi, but uncertain for Bukit Malut
Selangor Royals complete their vaccination

Stories You'll Enjoy


Vouchers