Condolences, well-wishes and shock were the overwhelming expressions of the day as fans, players and officials alike paid their respects
|"Everyone in Singapore football is saddened by the sudden news. Adrian was one of Singapore's promising footballers and is known for his fighting spirit both on and off the field. He will be sadly missed by everyone in the football fraternity. My deepest condolences to Peter and family.
-S.League CEO, Lim Chin via Great Eastern-Yeo's S.League official Facebook page
|Gone but never forgotten
-Woodlands Wellington's Yazid Yasin via Instagram (yazidyasin)
|A true professional who doesn't believe in the word(s) 'Giving Up'. Rest In Peace Adrian Dhanaraj. 1984-2013
-LionsXII's Baihakki Khaizan via Instagram (baihakki06)
|The teams observe a minute of silence for the passing of Adrian Dhanaraj before the training session starts..RIP.
-Warriors FC's Hyrulnizam Juma'at via Twitter (@andreiarshabin)
|Sad day for Singapore football to lose one of a true professional in the late Adrian Dhanaraj, may you rest in peace!
-LionsXII's Isa Halim via Twitter (@isahalim04)
|A sad day for Singapore football. Today I lost a former teammate. A true gentleman. Sad sad day. May you rest in peace my friend. :((
-Home United's Ismail Yunos via Twitter (@24laflamme_)
|Rest in peace my friend Adrian Dhanaraj.
-Warriors FC's Hassan Sunny via Twitter (@HsnSny)
|Devastated and sad when I heard the news. RIP Adrian Dhanaraj, you will be missed.
-LionsXII's Hariss Harun via Twitter (@14_hariss)
|Rest in peace Adrian... you'll be missed
-Tampines Rovers's Khairul Amri via Twitter (@khairul_amri19)
|Rest in peace Adrian Dhanaraj...sad day for the football scene today...a true professional
-LionsXII's Izwan Mahbud via Twitter (@izwanmahbud)