Published on 14 Nov 2021

It's a duty': Fuelled by passion, fans create websites, podcasts, Instagram content about Singapore football

TODAY online, 14 Nov

Amid Covid-19, instead of travelling abroad for a module called Go-Far (Going Overseas for Advanced Reporting), 14 journalism students from NTU focused on Singapore's national football project to qualify for the 2034 World Cup. The WKWSCI undergraduates reported on the rise of football fans in Singapore starting independent media platforms to focus on the local league. Through social media, blogs and podcasts, they have more freedom to report on what they want.