JUST three weeks to go before the big Jan 10 Malaysian Super League (MSL) kick-off against defending champions Kelantan, the LionsXII team have been dealt a blow. An MRI scan last week revealed a meniscus tear in prodigious centre-back Safuwan Baharudin’s right knee. But the 20-year-old does not want to go under the knife. Not when the new season is so near. Read the full story in The New Paer on Monday (Dec 19).