100PLUS-ASTRO ARENA-FAM National Football Awards 2012
|Posted on 17 October 2012|
|Awards Provide Grand Finale to Football Season
PETALING JAYA (17 October 2012): The 2012 Malaysian football season will conclude with a grand finale in the form of the much-anticipated annual 100PLUS-Astro Arena-FAM National Football Awards ceremony which will be held on 30 Oct.
The awards ceremony will see the M-League’s best players being awarded for their outstanding performances throughout the season. This includes the coveted Most Valuable Player Award, the prize every M-League player dreams of winning.
Among the players in the running for the awards will include those from Malaysia Cup finalists, Armed Forces and Kelantan. While Armed Forces have had a sensational season that has seen their dramatic rise to power, Super League and FA Cup champions, Kelantan, have been absolutely outstanding, providing performances that have thrilled Malaysian fans throughout the country.
Fans however, will have to sweat it out until Oct 30 when the various winners are revealed. The selection process for the nominees and eventual winners will be similar to last year’s.
“This year’s awards ceremony will be exciting. The players have been amazing and produced superb performances ... it’s not going to be easy to predict the winners,” said Ms Cariessa Goh, Corporate Affairs Manager, F&N Beverages Marketing Sdn Bhd.
Cariessa later handed over the sponsorship pledge with the new event logo to FAM General Secretary, Dato’ Azzuddin Ahmad, at a Press Conference at the Wisma FAM here today. Also present at today’s function were Dato’ Kamal Harun, Consultant, F&N Beverages Marketing Sdn Bhd, Darren Althofer, VP, Astro Arena and Azman Fahmi Osman, AVP, Sponsorship & Marketing, Astro Arena Sdn Bhd.
The chief coaches of teams from the Super League and the Premier League have been asked to provide the selection panel with a list of nominees for all positions. The selection panel also comprises FAM officials and representatives from the Sportswriters Association of Malaysia (SAM).
Other than the individual awards, FAM will also be giving out awards for the Best Football Association, Best Club and the Best Fan Club.
This year’s 100PLUS-Astro Arena-FAM National Football Awards will be held in Shah Alam.
Two Special Awards will also be presented today.
100PLUS-ASTRO ARENA-FAM NATIONAL FOOTBALL AWARDS 2012
MOST PROMISING PLAYER
MOST VAUABLE PLAYER
BEST FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION
BEST FAN CLUB