However, once again, it was SAFFC defender and set-piece specialist Shaiful Esah who was the hero as he created both goals with 2 corners swing in that met the head of the scorers.
The 23-year-old is showing himself to be an asset to all the teams he served - Singapore National Team, Singapore U23 and SAFFC - with his freekicks and corners and only has to learn to defend his wing better to be the complete player for Singapore.
Laos U23 beat Indonesia U23 2-0 to be joint-top with Singapore U23 with four points.
SEA Games XXV
S'pore U23 2-1 Myanmar U23
Scorer: Safuwan Baharudin, Hariss Harun