Sashi Mahendra Singh

Sashi Mahendra Singh (1920–1990) was a Fijian football coach who managed the national team.[1][2] He was nicknamed "the Father of Ba Soccer".[2]

Sashi Mahendra Singh
Personal information
Date of birth 1920
Date of death 1990 (aged 69–70)
Teams managed
Years Team
1960–1976 Fiji

Singh was an Indo-Fijian, the father of Billy Singh who also managed the national team.[2]


  1. ^ "The father of Football".
  2. ^ a b c James, Kieran; Nadan, Yogesh (1 January 2019). Wade, Alex (ed.). "Fiji soccer history 1980–1989: A philosophical and sociological analysis". Cogent Arts & Humanities. 6 (1): 1627021. doi:10.1080/23311983.2019.1627021.