Gold lost but lesson learned for 5-a-side football team


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  • Saturday, 23 Sep 2017

Settling for bronze: The Malaysian 5-a-side football team (in orange) in action against Vietnam in the third-fourth playoff match at the National Hockey Stadium in Bukit Jalil yesterday.

FAILURE to retain the 5-a-side football (visually impaired) gold medal at the Kuala Lumpur Asean Para Games was a bitter pill to swallow for Malaysia.

But at least they learned their lesson: never take any team for granted.

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