The sad victory over the Burmese had just confirmed that the U-23 will be packing their bags and head for the next flight home.
So what does it tells us?? Simply put it down that reputation means nothing when the two teams square off on the field.
Perhaps the tag of that as a Tiger Cup winners weighted heavily on the boys and that "scourge" (complacency) crept in, thus the outcome of the disappointment.
No point of finger pointing now but the team owe the nation an apology.
Face the music, boys because only then you know how to become a real man.