Geylang International FC – 18th AGM 22nd March 2014
By Eagles Admin on 22 March 2014
18TH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Geylang International FC held its 18th Annual General Meeting (AGM) on 22nd March 2014 at the Bedok Stadium VIP room at 2pm.
Chairman Leong Kok Fann in his opening address thanked the committee members who are volunteers for their contributions. He went on to mention that in 2013, the club did very well in engaging and giving back to the community via outreach programmes the likes of NTUC Club collaboration and SMU-Bedok View Secondary School Mentorship programme. GIFC will continue this tradition and bring these outreach activities to a higher level to involve more schools and communities.
On football matters, the S-League team did slightly better in 2013 improving to 9th position over the 10th position in 2012. The P-League team finished 4th in the table, a slight drop from 3rd in 2012.
Chairman’s re-iterated that his concern for the P-League team as there were a substantial number of yellow cards incurred in the season. He hope the coaches will inculcate a sense of honor and fair play mentality in the players especially the young players.
Chairman also announced that for 2014 the club secured a new principal sponsor- Rotary Engineering Limited and it augurs well for the club as it shows that the club is going in the right direction. He stressed that for 2014, the emphasis will be building a creditable S-League and P-League teams that will demonstrate the vision and playing philosophy that the club embraces. At the same time, finishing well in the top 6 of the S-league table and top 3 in the P-League.
NEW OFFICE BEARERS for 2014:
CHAIRMAN – LEONG KOK FANN
VICE-CHAIRMAN – LAU KOK KENG
HONORARY SECRECTARY – WILLIAM TAN
HONORARY CHAIRMAN – DR KONG CHEE SENG
COMMITTEE MEMBERS: RICHARD TAN
ELECTED MEMBER: DOUGLAS SIM