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1997 S.League

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Season  1997
Top goalscorer  Goran Paulic (21)
Goals scored  249
Asian Club Championship  Singapore Armed Forces
Start date  1997
Matches played  72
1997 S.League
Champions  Singapore Armed Forces 1st S.League title
Biggest home win  Tiong Bahru United 5-1 Tampines Rovers (5 July 1997) Singapore Armed Forces 5-1 Balestier Central (8 July 1997)
Biggest away win  Tampines Rovers 2-8 Balestier Central (28 June 1997)
People also search for  1998 S.League, 1996 S.League

The 1997 S.League was the 2nd season of the S.League, the top professional football league in Singapore. The format of the league was changed, a single season of home and away matches replacing the split seasons and a playoff model of the 1996 season.

The 1997 S.League championship was won by Singapore Armed Forces FC.

Teams

Police Football Club underwent a rebranding, being renamed as Home United while NFL side Jurong Town Football Club, who renamed themselves Jurong FC, joined the competition taking the number of participating clubs to 9. As a result of the construction of the new Jurong East Stadium being incomplete, Jurong FC used Bukit Gombak Stadium as their home ground for the 1997 S.League season.

References

1997 S.League Wikipedia


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