Friday, April 19, 2019
CAGAYAN DE ORO
CAGAYAN DE ORO
Noel S. Villaflor
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Villaflor: Cardiff’s campaign
THE past few weeks have been busy for football both here and abroad. And there’s no letting up on the number of football matches that are coming our way. Good thing that to fans, there’s no such thing as a ...
From 365 days ago
Villaflor: Moving on with the Malditas
IT was painful to watch the feisty Malditas crash out of the AFC Women’s Asian Cup and lose in the fifth place playoff for a slot in the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup. The Philippine Women’s National Team lost 5-0 to ...
From 367 days ago
Vllaflor: Only good things await the Malditas
THIS has been a crazy week for football all over the globe. First, there was the unthinkable comeback by AS Roma to oust FC Barcelona from the Champions League during their quarterfinal tussle. Leading 4-1 on aggregate, five-time champions Barca ...
From 371 days ago
Villaflor: The Good, the Bad, and the Malditas
THE good news: the Philippines Women’s National Football Team showed promise in its 3-0 loss to China last Monday night on Matchday 2 of the AFC Asian Women’s Cup. The bad news? Thailand just destroyed hosts Jordan 6-1 in the ...
From 374 days ago
Villaflor: One for the girls
WHEN the final whistle blew, my daughter’s team had lost 2-1 to their most bitter of rivals in the schools division regional semi-finals in Bohol, a game they dominated for the most part. But such is futsal, and like football ...
From 379 days ago
Villaflor: An Azkals conundrum
IT’S been a week since history was made at the Rizal Memorial Stadium, and perhaps we should all just sit back and relish the Azkals’s qualification for the AFC Asian Cup 2019. But we can’t. Because achievements of this scale ...
From 381 days ago
Villaflor: Now what?
HOURS before the kickoff of the do-or-die encounter between the Philippines and Tajikistan, Dan Palami tries to shake off pre-match jitters over a cup of coffee at a hotel lobby. The Rizal Memorial Stadium, the match venue, was just a ...
From 387 days ago
Villaflor: Miss the Azkals match at your peril
EPIC won’t suffice to describe tonight’s penultimate AFC Asian Cup qualifying match between the Philippines and Tajikistan at the Rizal Memorial Stadium. As the third round of qualification wraps up, we’d know by day’s end who among the three teams ...
From 389 days ago
Villaflor: Why, or why not, watch the Azkals?
I HAVE yet to make up my mind whether I should watch the crucial game this Tuesday, March 27, between our very own Azkals and dangerous Tajikistan at the Rizal Memorial Stadium. So I listed a number of reasons I ...
From 393 days ago
Villaflor: A not-so-friendly reminder for the Azkals
A FEW days ago, I saw a meme posted on Facebook that called out media for ignoring the “underrated” Azkals. My initial reaction was to nod in agreement, until I reviewed the performance of the Azkals and the younger Philippine ...
From 395 days ago