• Goodell says NFL didn’t see video before this week
    [10 Sep 14, 2:09am] As questions arose about how the NFL investigated domestic violence allegations against Ray Rice, Commissioner Roger Goodell said Tuesday the league asked for, but was not given, video showing the ex-Ravens running back punching his t…
  • Obama decries domestic violence after Rice cut
    [9 Sep 14, 2:51am] President Barack Obama is speaking out against domestic violence in the wake of Ray Rice's termination by the Baltimore Ravens.

  • Iraq upsets defending champion Japan in Asian Games football
    [18 Sep 14, 7:54am] INCHEON, September 18, 2014 (AFP) – Captain Younus Mahmood said Iraq could move forward with confidence after emerging star Ali Adnan’s double earned a 3-1 upset of defending Asian Games champions Japan. Adnan, the Asian young footballer of the y…
  • Steven Gerrard rescues Liverpool in Champions League return
    [17 Sep 14, 7:13am] LIVERPOOL – Steven Gerrard scored a 93rd-minute penalty as Liverpool scraped past competition debutants Ludogorets Razgrad 2-1 on their return to the Champions League after a five-year absence on Tuesday. After laboring to break the Bulgarian champ…

  • Dooley maintaining momentum for emergent Philippines
    [21 Aug 14, 10:40am] Former USA skipper Thomas Dooley this year embarked on an unlikely odyssey as Philippines coach. He speaks to FIFA.com about building a new Azkals era, football’s rise in the nation and his unique FIFA World Cup memories.
  • Palestine pip Philippines, qualify for first Asian Cup
    [30 May 14, 6:47pm] Palestine beat Philippines 1-0 on Friday in the final of the AFC Challenge Cup to earn a spot in next year's AFC Asian Cup, the first berth in the country's history.

  • UFL FA League Cup fixtures released
    [10 Sep 14, 10:32pm] The United Football League on Wednesday has released the upcoming schedule for the UFL FA League Cup that will take place on September 20.
  • Long time coming for Rob Gier's first goal
    [4 Sep 14, 11:26am] Philippine Men's National Team skipper Rob Gier felt it was "long time coming" for him to be able to score his first official international goal on Wednesday night.The Ascot United defender finally got on the board in the 24th minute…


  • Fair Play: Four days, five hours of non-stop football
    [15 Sep 14, 12:07am] (This is my Fair Play column for Sun.Star Cebu's Sept. 15 edition)IF 90 minutes of football is tiring for some, try 6,060 minutes. That’s 101 hours or four days and five hours of non-stop football.Crazy? Yes, but if the BPO football community…
  • Fair Play: Why USC community should rally behind the Warriors
    [13 Sep 14, 2:17am] (This is my Fair Play column for Sun.Star Cebu's Sept. 13 edition)WHEN I was still a correspondent in early 2000s, there were basically two questions that would start a long debate among colleagues as no one had a clear cut answer – how long i…