RU

Rangoon University (13)

Soccer

Saya Nyein

  • Alumnus of St. John’s Diocesan
    First school in Burma to have a football team
  • Coach of RU First Eleven
  • Gave interview to MERB for the RU Diamond Jubilee
  • Introduced his players — Nay Win and Aung Tin — to movie directors and producers

U Than Win

  • Captain of RU First Eleven
  • Studied Physical Education in the USA
  • Director of Sports and Physical Education

U Chan Tha

  • Captain of the Prome Hall Soccer team which won the Inter-Hall trophy for three consecutive years
  • Burma Selected in Soccer
  • Past Captain and Gold of RUBC

Collegian Nay Win

  • Joined Navy
  • Attended RU after matriculating
  • Played for RU First Eleven under coach Saya Nyein.
  • Burma Selected in Soccer (won Best Player award)
  • Interviewed by U Chin Sein (Shwe Nyar Maung) for a movie based on Zawana’s novel
  • Won Academy awards
  • Spouse : Daw Khin Marlar
  • Children : Yazar Nay Win and Hemar Nay Win

Kenneth Shein

  • Played for RU First Eleven under coach Saya Nyein
  • Joined Burma Railways
  • Burma Selected in Soccer
  • Daughter : Pale Shein (UCC, Singapore)

Tun Kyi

  • Engineer
  • Played for RU First Eleven under coach Saya Nyein
  • Joined Burma Railways
  • Burma Selected in Soccer

Dr. Tint Lwin

  • Goalkeeper for RU First Eleven under coach Saya Nyein
  • Medical doctor (specialize in Anesthetics)
  • After retirement, moved to California, USA

U Aung Khin

  • Played for RU First Eleven under coach Saya Nyein
  • Played forward in Burma team
  • Scored the winning goal in Asian Games

U Ba Maung

  • University and/or Burma Selected
  • Became Sports Officer at RASU
U Ba Maung

U Maung Maung

  • University and/or Burma Selected
  • Became Sports Officer at RIT

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