Myanmar National League clubs test pre-season matches

The Myanmar National League football clubs which are preparing for the 2023 season of the domestic league played pre-season matches on 20 and 21 January.


In the pre-season match­es, Shan United beat GFA 2-0, while Dagon Star United de­feated Kachin United 1-0.


Rakhine United won All Stars team which is mostly made up with African players 2-1.


Shan United, the current MNL champion, won the first friendly match against GFA.


The Shan United team used new players and young players in the first half, and added core players Kyaw Zin Phyo, Kyaw Zin Lwin, Ye Min Thu, Hein Thiha Zaw, Nanda Kyaw, Myat Kaung Khant and Mark Sarke in the second half.


The winning goals for Shan team were scored by Ti Nyein Min in the first half and Aye Min Thu in the second half.


The MNL clubs slate to play a series of pre-season matches on Saturday and Wednesday.—Ko Nyi Lay/KZL