11 months MB 2018 Yearender: Historic Azkals victory MB |Sports
The Philippine Azkals celebrate the penalty kick of Phil Younghusband and the country’s historic entry to the Asian Cup during the AFC Qualifier against Tajikistan at the Rizal Memorial Football Stadium Tuesday night. (MB photo | Rio Deluvio) by Jonas Terrado The Philippine Azkals pulled off the biggest achievement in the country’s football history by securing a historic berth in the Asian Cup following a 2-1 victory over Tajikistan in their qualifier match last March. Goals by Kevin Ingreso and Phil Younghusband completed the Azkals’ stirring comeback from a 1-0 deficit and earn for them a spot in the ... more