PH women’s football coach here to observe tryouts for nat’l youth teams

Glendale G. Rosal 01/26/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Philippine Women’s National Football Team (PWNFT) head coach Alen Stajcic will be in Cebu to observe the national-level tryouts for the women’s youth teams on Saturday. Stajcic will be accompanied by team…

Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi roll back the years in nine-goal thriller

Reuters 01/20/2023

RIYADH-Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi transported fans back in time to the heyday of their storied rivalry, as both forwards got on the scoresheet in an exhibition match on Thursday before Hugo Ekitike earned 10-man PSG a…

CVFA reverts to CFA as Bohol establishes own football association

Glendale G. Rosal 01/20/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Central Visayas Football Association (CVFA) will soon rename itself back to Cebu Football Association (CFA). This was because Bohol will soon become its own football association this year. CVFA president Rodney Orale…

Sinulog Football tourney to kick off Saturday; 177 teams ready to compete at sports complex at SRP

Glendale G. Rosal 01/20/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A staggering 177 football teams will strut their wares in the two-day 11th Sinulog Football Tournament 2023 at the Dynamic Herb-Borromeo Sports Complex in the South Road Properties that will kick off tomorrow,…

PFF to reassess future of Azkals program after underwhelming AFF stint

Jonas Terrado 01/04/2023

MANILA, Philippines–The Philippine Football Federation vowed to re-evaluate the future of the Azkals program following a disappointing campaign in the Asean Football Federation (AFF) Mitsubishi Electric Cup. PFF president Nonong Araneta acknowledged the need to atone for…

Pogoy relishes experience with Gullas Cup

Glendale G. Rosal 12/21/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Roger Ray Pogoy, one of Cebu’s brightest basketball stars, considers the annual Gullas Cup basketball tournament as his stepping stone to stardom. The Gullas Cup returns after more than two years of hiatus…

Magical Messi hoists World Cup after final for the ages

Reuters 12/19/2022

LUSAIL, Qatar – As fireworks exploded and some 80,000 people roared, Lionel Messi smiled. His Argentina soccer shirt covered by the bisht the Emir of Qatar had just draped him in – the cape reserved for top…

Argentina wins incredible World Cup final on penalties

Reuters 12/19/2022

LUSAIL, Qatar — Argentina won its third World Cup in extraordinary style on Sunday, beating France 4-2 in a penalty shootout after Lionel Messi scored twice in a 3-3 draw that featured a hat-trick for Kylian Mbappe…

Morocco’s World Cup dream continues as Portugal eliminated

Reuters 12/11/2022

DOHA—Morocco’s extraordinary run in Qatar continued on Saturday as they claimed another massive scalp in beating Portugal 1-0 to become the first African and Arab country to reach the World Cup semi-finals. A hugely significant victory broke…

Brazil hoping to dance past Croatia into World Cup semis

Agence France Presse 12/08/2022

DOHA, Qatar – Brazil head into Friday’s World Cup quarter-final against Croatia brimming with confidence after Neymar’s return inspired a performance laced with swagger and arrogance in the last 16. Their eye-catching 4-1 victory against South Korea, which…

UC stuns USJ-R booters in Cesafi men’s football tourney

Glendale G. Rosal 12/05/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The University of Cebu (UC) Webmasters staged a huge upset against the erstwhile unbeaten University of San Jose-Recoletos (USJ-R) Jaguars, 3-0, in the men’s football tournament of the Cebu Schools Foundation Inc. (Cesafi)…

Warriors tame Panthers with a 3-0 win in Cesafi men’s football tournament

Glendale G. Rosal 12/01/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The University of San Carlos (USC) Warriors routed the University of Southern Philippines-Foundation (USP-F) Panthers, 3-0, in the men’s football tournament of Cebu Schools Athletic Foundation Inc. (Cesafi) on Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022,…

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