• CAS upholds Suarez’s 4-month playing ban
    [14 Aug 14, 3:42pm] The Court of Arbitration for Sport upheld Luis Suarez's four-month ban for biting an opponent at the World Cup, but cleared him Thursday to train with Barcelona.
  • Dooley says fitness issue hounds Azkals
    [13 Aug 14, 7:15pm] Hoping to get fitness issues out of the way, national football team coach Thomas Dooley yesterday challenged the players who were called up for the Philippine Peace Cup to come to training camp next week in shape.

  • Mario Balotelli set to complete move to Liverpool
    [22 Aug 14, 1:07am] ROME – Mario Balotelli was set for a shock move to Liverpool Thursday as AC Milan acknowledged that the controversial Italy striker was on his way out. The Milanese club have agreed to let the 24-year-old move to Anfield in … Read more »
  • World Cup hero Tim Howard takes break from US international duty
    [22 Aug 14, 12:57am] CHICAGO – Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard announced Thursday that he will be taking a one-year break from international duty with the United States. Howard’s stellar performance in a round-of-16 loss to Belgium was considered the high point for the…

  • 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, PFF continue scheduling collaboration
    [22 Aug 14, 11:02am] The United Football League and the management of the senior national football team will continue to collaborate with regards to preparations for the upcoming AFF Suzuki Cup.Officials from both organizations met last week to ensure no conflicts of s…
  • 2014-15 season of the United Football League to open next month
    [22 Aug 14, 9:28am] The new season for the United Football League will commence in less than one month, with a new tournament to herald its opening.


  • Fair Play: Being fit helps
    [16 Aug 14, 12:46am] (This is my Fair Play column for Sun.Star Cebu's Aug. 16 edition)BACK in college, one of our boardmates got confined at the Cebu Doctors’ Hospital for a few days. I’ve forgotten what for, but what I can’t forget is that we visited him regu…
  • Fair Play: Lessons from Gilas, disgruntled Azkals can learn
    [14 Aug 14, 1:29am] (Sun.Star Cebu's Aug. 14 edition, this is my Fair Play column for)WHEN Gilas Pilipinas was first formed, I thought, this over-paid bunch doesn't need a new patron, but to rediscover the honor of playing for the flag.Let them look at the foo…