Araneta re-elected PFF president

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 29 Nov 2019 09:51:40 +0000

BY JONAS TERRADO   Nonong Araneta was re-elected as president of the Philippine Football Federation after topping Negros Occidental Football Association chief Ricky Yanson in Friday’s congress at the Century Park Hotel. Araneta received 23 votes while Yanson got 12 during the polls participated by regional Football Association heads and member clubs to earn a […]

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Araneta, Yanson vie for PFF presidency

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 28 Nov 2019 09:39:08 +0000

BY JONAS TERRADO NONONG Araneta and Ricky Yanson will contest the presidency of the Philippine Football Federation in Friday’s national congress at the Century Park Hotel. Araneta is seeking a third and final term as head of the national football federation opposite Yanson, who serves as president of the Negros Occidental Football Association. Football Association […]

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Late goal brings Azkals U22 to a draw with Cambodia

Credit to Author: THE MANILA TIMES| Date: Mon, 25 Nov 2019 15:11:33 +0000

Substitute midfielder Dennis Chung talks about his equalizer that helped the Philippine Azkals U22 salvage a 1-1 draw with Cambodia at the last minute. #SEAGames2019 @TheManilaTimes pic.twitter.com/y0FiTwweXX — Jeremiah Sevilla (@tmtjersevilla) November 25, 2019 Substitute midfielder Dennis Chung’s last-minute goal brought the Philippine Azkals Under-22 football team to a 1-1 draw with Cambodia at the […]

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Azkals suffer heartbreaking defeat to Syrians in World Cup qualifier

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 20 Nov 2019 03:59:46 +0000

JONAS TERRADO   The Philippine Azkals conceded a first half goal before falling short of salvaging a tie in a 1-0 loss to Syria Tuesday in the FIFA World Cup/AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers at the Al Maktoum Stadium in Dubai. Ward Salama’s goal in the 23rd minute proved lethal as the Azkals tried several times […]

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Phil Younghusband, poster boy of football, bids adieu

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 19 Nov 2019 03:56:32 +0000

BY JONAS TERRADO   PHIL Younghusband, regarded as the face of Philippine football for more than a decade and the Azkals’ all-time leading scorer, announced his retirement after a decorated career for club and country. Younghusband made the announcement Monday evening through his social media accounts, leaving behind a legacy that saw him play a […]

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Negros, Iloilo booters forge title duel

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 11 Nov 2019 10:52:01 +0000

By JONAS TERRADO The projected title showdown was finalized as defending champion Kaya-Iloilo and league winner Ceres-Negros scored contrasting wins Sunday in the Copa Paulino Alcantara semifinals. Kaya ended the dream run of Mendiola FC 1991, 3-0, at the Aboitiz Pitch in Lipa City, Batangas while Ceres edged Stallion-Laguna, 4-3, at the Binan Football Stadium. […]

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16 teams vying in PSC-backed Luzon Football Cup

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 11 Nov 2019 10:12:27 +0000

By JONAS TERRADO The Luzon Cup got an additional boost with the Philippine Sports Commission lending its support to the boys under-12 football tournament set Nov. 21 to 24 at the Jose V. Yap Sports Recreational Park in San Jose, Tarlac. PSC Chairman William “Butch” Ramirez expressed his support to the competition organized by Negros […]

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