Former National Football Academy trainee Ng Jia Fa was Hougang's second-choice goalkeeper up till his impressive performance in their last league fixture against the Young Lions. Having been unexpectedly fielded for his first full ninety minutes of the season, Ng Jia Fa made several brilliant saves, managing to maintain a clean sheet against his young opponents. If Ng Jia Fa was to maintain his current form through the season, Hougang United will definitely be a tough nut to crack.
Azhar Sairudin was Hougang's midfield maestro and arguably the man-of-the-match during their last league game against the Young Lions. Having had two assists in that game alone and countless other worthy advances toward his opponents net, Azhar Sairudin has been well on form
Having scored two goals out of two games in the latest installation of the S.League, Jordan Webb proves to be a force to be reckoned with. In the last game against the Young Lions, Webb spent the better half running rounds around his markers while trying to set up chances. Venomous down the flank, and in linking up with the equally in-form Sobrie Mazelan and Mamadou Diallo, Webb looks to be a real asset to the team