• Azkals eye friendly vs Vietnamese
    [30 Jun 15, 4:35pm] UNABLE to work out a deal to play against Thailand, the Philippine Azkals have turned their attention to Vietnam for a friendly match that will prepare them for the duel with Uzbekistan in World Cup Qualifying in September. The Philippine Football Fe…
  • Pachanga stuns Global with draw
    [30 Jun 15, 4:00pm] Pachanga dealt Global’s title hopes a massive blow by holding the reigning champion to a 1-1 stalemate Monday night even as Stallion rose to second spot in the United Football League at Rizal Memorial Stadium. Facing a team that has won only twice…

  • Hapless Micronesia concedes 68 goals in just 2 football matches
    [6 Jul 15, 10:45am] Hapless Micronesia are struggling to stay positive after being thumped 38-0 by Fiji at the Pacific Games, just days after conceding 30 goals to Tahiti. In scores more reminiscent of rugby, the Federated States of Micronesia were 21-0 down at … Read…
  • USA gets back at Japan to win 3rd Women’s World Cup title
    [6 Jul 15, 1:25am] Carli Lloyd became the first woman to score a hattrick in a World Cup final as she inspired the United States to a 5-2 demolition of defending champions Japan on Sunday. The United States, winners in 1991 and 1999, became … Read more »

  • Guam train continues as Japan, Iran blush
    [16 Jun 15, 8:25pm] Guam and the Philippines continued their fairytale starts to Asian Zone qualifying on Matchday 2, while Japan and Iran were held to unforeseen draws and two teams recorded 6-0 wins.
  • Asian powerhouses eye opening victories
    [15 Jun 15, 10:29am] Australia, Japan, Iran and Korea Republic all begin their qualifying campaigns for Russia 2018 on Tuesday, with FIFA.com previewing all the action.

  • Clark: Our Goal is to Win that AFC Cup Spot
    [6 Jul 15, 8:58am] Kaya FC’s Louis Clark was still over the moon after last week’s come from behind 3-2 victory over Loyola Meralco Sparks FC. Kaya were behind by a goal to the Sparks in the first half but goals from Chris Greatwich, Clark, and Christian Ayew gave…
  • Manson: Second Place is Our Objective
    [3 Jul 15, 4:17am] Global FC coach Leigh Manson is resigned to the thought that his club can only battle for second place after their 1-1 draw against Pachanga Diliman FC. Pachanga went ahead in the eighth minute from a Jinggoy Valmayor strike and almost claimed a vita…


  • Fair play: Better safe than sorry
    [6 Jul 15, 12:17am] (This is my Fair Play column for Sun.Star Cebu's July 6 edition)TWO months ago, a high school player in Manila passed away after collapsing in a basketball game.To avoid such an incident this year, the Cebu Schools Athletic Foundation Inc. is re…
  • Fair Play: When will LVPI realize NCR is not the Philippines?
    [4 Jul 15, 12:42am] (This is my Fair Play column for Sun.Star Cebu's July 4 edition)A FEW days ago, the LVPI announced it was meeting with the major stakeholders of the country to synchronize the schedule of volleyball games.That’s good but what really stinks abo…