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Ayala to help bridge PH infra gap with more big projects
Jul 03, 2014 - 9:27 AM

Ayala to help bridge PH infra gap with more big projects

The Ayala Group is exploring ways to finance its exposure in PPP projects in the next 5 years

Philippine U14 Girls National Football Team ready for action in Vietnam
Jun 05, 2014 - 4:38 AM

Philippine U14 Girls National Football Team ready for action in Vietnam

The final 18 members of the Philippine U14 Girls National Football Team have been chosen to take on tough competitors in the AFC Regional Championship

[Last Lap] A gallant silver football medal for the Azkals
May 31, 2014 - 5:32 PM

[Last Lap] A gallant silver football medal for the Azkals

The Philippine Azkals have nothing to be ashamed of after winning silver in the AFC Challenge Cup

Palestine tops Azkals 1-0 in AFC Challenge Cup finale
May 31, 2014 - 1:58 AM

Palestine tops Azkals 1-0 in AFC Challenge Cup finale

A second half goal by Ashraf Nu'man Alfawaghra is the deciding score that lifts Palestine over the Philippines

AS IT HAPPENS: Azkals vs Palestine (AFC Challenge Cup finals)
May 30, 2014 - 5:37 PM

AS IT HAPPENS: Azkals vs Palestine (AFC Challenge Cup finals)

Live blog of the 2014 AFC Challenge Cup finals between the Philippine Azkals and Palestine

UFL president praises Azkals for Challenge Cup success
May 29, 2014 - 11:40 PM

UFL president praises Azkals for Challenge Cup success

United Football League president Randy Roxas had high praise for the Azkals for the success they have enjoyed leading up to their showdown with Palestine

Chris Greatwich's goal to remember
May 29, 2014 - 4:53 AM

Chris Greatwich's goal to remember

Ten years into his Azkals career, Chris Greatwich is once again the toast of the Philippine national men's football team after scoring the game-winner against Maldives

Azkals defeat Maldives in Challenge Cup semis on Greatwich goal
May 28, 2014 - 3:15 AM

Azkals defeat Maldives in Challenge Cup semis on Greatwich goal

The Philippine men's national football team is AFC Challenge Cup finals bound after a 3-2 victory over Maldives in which Phil Younghusband, Chris Greatwich and Jerry Lucena scored

AS IT HAPPENS: Azkals vs Maldives (AFC Challenge Cup)
May 27, 2014 - 9:55 PM

AS IT HAPPENS: Azkals vs Maldives (AFC Challenge Cup)

Live blog of the Philippine Azkals' semifinals match against Maldives in the 2014 AFC Challenge Cup

Afghanistan says Maldives have been terrible AFC Challenge Cup hosts
May 27, 2014 - 6:02 PM

Afghanistan says Maldives have been terrible AFC Challenge Cup hosts

From ticket fraud allegations to sea travel and bus accidents, Afghanistan has slammed Maldives' hosting of the AFC Challenge Cup

Maldives warned for ticket fraud ahead of Azkals game
May 27, 2014 - 4:38 PM

Maldives warned for ticket fraud ahead of Azkals game

The AFC has warned the Maldives risks suspension from international competition stemming from alleged ticket fraud linked to the Challenge Cup

Azkals set for 'difficult game' against Maldives in Challenge Cup semis
May 26, 2014 - 8:57 PM

Azkals set for 'difficult game' against Maldives in Challenge Cup semis

The Philippine team has just one team standing between them and a berth in the AFC Challenge Cup finals

VIDEO: Azkals vs. Turkmenistan Challenge Cup highlights
May 25, 2014 - 6:41 AM

VIDEO: Azkals vs. Turkmenistan Challenge Cup highlights

Watch video highlights of the Azkals 2-nil victory over Turkmenistan, which clinched a semi-finals spot for the Philippines

Afghan Challenge Cup football team injured in bus crash‎
May 25, 2014 - 6:22 AM

Afghan Challenge Cup football team injured in bus crash‎

Afghan skipper Haroon Fakhrudin was among those hurt when the team bus crashed into a motorcycle while returning to a hotel in the southern city of Addu

Azkals defeat Turkmenistan 2-nil to advance to Challenge Cup semis
May 24, 2014 - 9:44 PM

Azkals defeat Turkmenistan 2-nil to advance to Challenge Cup semis

The Azkals needed just a draw to advance but came out with a win after Phil Younghusband and Patrick Reichelt scored the games only two goals

Azkals face Turkmenistan with Challenge Cup semis berth at stake
May 24, 2014 - 3:37 AM

Azkals face Turkmenistan with Challenge Cup semis berth at stake

The Azkals need at least a draw against Turkmenistan on Saturday to advance to the semi-finals of the AFC Challenge Cup

Afghanistan holds undermanned Azkals to a goalless draw
May 21, 2014 - 11:24 AM

Afghanistan holds undermanned Azkals to a goalless draw

Without Phil Younghusband and Rob Gier in their lineup, the Philippine National Men's Football Team settled for a scoreless draw in their 2014 AFC Challenge Cup opening match against Afghanistan

Azkals must win Challenge Cup to keep PH football kicking
May 18, 2014 - 2:57 AM

Azkals must win Challenge Cup to keep PH football kicking

Four years after the Azkals defied the odds and set football on fire in the Philippines, the national team will now play with the stakes as high as ever

Palami likes Azkals' chances in AFC Challenge Cup
Apr 22, 2014 - 7:39 PM

Palami likes Azkals' chances in AFC Challenge Cup

With new coach Thomas Dooley, national team manager Dan Palami likes their chances when they see action in the Asian Football Confederation Challenge Cup in the Maldives next month.

DOTC: PPP projects to boost FDI inflows
Apr 06, 2014 - 7:36 PM

DOTC: PPP projects to boost FDI inflows

The agency says the successful bidding of the AFCS and Cebu airport expansion will attract more investments into the country

DOTC, Ayala-MPIC ink agreement for MRT-LRT ticket project
Mar 31, 2014 - 5:52 PM

DOTC, Ayala-MPIC ink agreement for MRT-LRT ticket project

It's all systems go for the modernization of the MRT-LRT ticketing scheme as the government signs the concession agreement for the project

Azkals set date with Malaysia as Challenge Cup nears
Mar 28, 2014 - 4:44 PM

Azkals set date with Malaysia as Challenge Cup nears

The Philippine National Men's Football Team upped their preparations for the 2014 Asian Football Confederation Challenge Cup with another friendly with Malaysia on April 27 in Cebu City

Azkals to battle 7 more for last spot in AFC Asian Cup
Mar 26, 2014 - 10:23 PM

Azkals to battle 7 more for last spot in AFC Asian Cup

The Philippine Azkals will try to be the last squad in the Asian Cup, with a first-place finish in the AFC Challenge Cup being the only route

AS IT HAPPENS: Azkals vs Malaysia
Mar 01, 2014 - 5:53 PM

AS IT HAPPENS: Azkals vs Malaysia

Newly-installed coach Thomas Dooley makes his debut in this Azkals friednly in preparation for the AFC Challenge Cup

Azkals name 34-man training pool ahead of Challenge Cup
Feb 14, 2014 - 5:31 PM

Azkals name 34-man training pool ahead of Challenge Cup

Newly-appointed Philippine National Men's Football Team coach Thomas Dooley has released an invitation to players for his first training session with the squad

UFL offers backing to help Azkals prepare for Challenge Cup
Feb 13, 2014 - 8:18 PM

UFL offers backing to help Azkals prepare for Challenge Cup

The United Football League has assured its full support to give the Azkals the best possible chance in the upcoming Challenge Cup

Azkals land in Group B of AFC Challenge Cup draw
Feb 13, 2014 - 11:13 AM

Azkals land in Group B of AFC Challenge Cup draw

The Philippine National Men’s Football Team will be grouped in with Afghanistan, Laos, and Turkmenistan in Group B first of the Asian Football Confederation Challenge Cup.

Azkals Bahadoran, Angeles talk new coach, trauma therapy
Feb 08, 2014 - 11:26 PM

Azkals Bahadoran, Angeles talk new coach, trauma therapy

As Global FC took in a new experimental exercise, two of their National Team players expressed optimism about their new coach

'Only court order can stop Ayala-MPIC's MRT-LRT ticket project'
Feb 04, 2014 - 8:00 AM

'Only court order can stop Ayala-MPIC's MRT-LRT ticket project'

The losing SM group is appealing the award of the project

MRT-LRT single ticketing contract goes to MPIC-Ayala
Jan 31, 2014 - 3:22 PM

MRT-LRT single ticketing contract goes to MPIC-Ayala

The P1.72-billion deal will allow the consortium to expand the use of its tap-and-go cards on buses and at malls and convenience stores

Rappler's NFL Divisional playoff round breakdowns and predictions
Jan 11, 2014 - 3:15 PM

Rappler's NFL Divisional playoff round breakdowns and predictions

Fil-Am sportswriter Dennis Guilermo breaks down the weekend's NFL Divisional Playoff games between the NFC and AFC's best

Arsenal players send Schumacher get well message
Jan 02, 2014 - 2:05 PM

Arsenal players send Schumacher get well message

Arsenal's German forward Lukas Podolski says: 'Our thoughts are with you, Michael. All the best wishes from AFC team to you.'

Aquino to end term with 7 completed PPP projects
Dec 19, 2013 - 7:06 PM

Aquino to end term with 7 completed PPP projects

50 other PPP projects are still in the pipeline, says the PPP Center

MRT, LRT ticketing system operational by Q3 2015
Nov 14, 2013 - 6:43 PM

MRT, LRT ticketing system operational by Q3 2015

The Transportation department says submission of bids for the project will push through on November 18

Azkals bow to tougher UAE side
Nov 10, 2013 - 1:12 AM

Azkals bow to tougher UAE side

Undermanned 137th-ranked Azkals lose 0-4 to 71st ranked United Arab Emirates

Azkals release lineup ahead of difficult UAE test
Nov 02, 2013 - 5:24 PM

Azkals release lineup ahead of difficult UAE test

The Azkals will be fielding mostly their under-23 squad in a friendly match vs powerhouse United Arab Emirates

Govt defers another PPP project
Aug 28, 2013 - 3:01 PM

Govt defers another PPP project

The Transportation department says bidding for the automated single-ticketing system for the MRT and LRT is postponed due to changes in the concession contract

The benefits of female condoms
Jun 01, 2013 - 6:52 PM

The benefits of female condoms

Just as there is a condom that can be worn by a man, there is also a condom that can be worn by a woman

PH Malditas bow down to tough Thai booters
May 24, 2013 - 8:00 AM

PH Malditas bow down to tough Thai booters

Philippine Malditas fall short in their match against Thailand, 1-0, in the AFC Women's Asian Cup Qualifiers in Bangladesh

Upstart Malditas annihilate Iran
May 22, 2013 - 12:18 AM

Upstart Malditas annihilate Iran

The Philippine Malditas annihilated Iran, 6-0, in the 2014 AFC Women's Asian Cup qualifying tournament.

Global opens President's Cup with a bang
May 09, 2013 - 10:32 AM

Global opens President's Cup with a bang

The Philippines' Global FC routed Bhutan's Yeedzin in its AFC President's Cup debut.

Global FC opens President's Cup bid vs Bhutan club
May 08, 2013 - 5:15 PM

Global FC opens President's Cup bid vs Bhutan club

Reigning UFL champion Global FC makes its President's Cup debut versus a Bhutan club.

5 firms qualify for LRT-MRT ticket project - sources
May 08, 2013 - 4:21 AM

5 firms qualify for LRT-MRT ticket project - sources

San Miguel fails to qualify, sources say. The SM Group, the AF Consortium, the Commworks Inc. consortium, E-Trans Solutions JV Inc. and Megawide Suyen-Eurolink make the cut

IN PHOTOS: Azkals vs Turkmenistan
Mar 26, 2013 - 9:15 PM

IN PHOTOS: Azkals vs Turkmenistan

Snap shots of the AFC Challenge Cup qualifiers match between the Philippine Azkals and Turkmenistan.

Younghusband lifts Azkals past Turkmenistan
Mar 26, 2013 - 9:15 PM

Younghusband lifts Azkals past Turkmenistan

The Philippine Azkals exacted revenge on Turkmenistan, 1-0, to sweep Group E of the AFC Challenge Cup Qualifiers.

At the half: Azkals 0, Turkmenistan 0
Mar 26, 2013 - 8:15 PM

At the half: Azkals 0, Turkmenistan 0

The Azkals and Turkmenistan are tied at 0-0 at the half of their AFC Challenge Cup Qualifiers match at the Rizal Memorial Football Stadium.

LIVE BLOG: AFC Challenge Cup Qualifiers, PH vs Turkmenistan
Mar 26, 2013 - 6:01 PM

LIVE BLOG: AFC Challenge Cup Qualifiers, PH vs Turkmenistan

The Philippine Azkals takes on the Turkmenistan Green Men in the final game of the AFC Challenge Cup Qualifiers Group E in Rizal Memorial Stadium on Tuesday, March 26

Azkals eye revenge against Turkmenistan
Mar 26, 2013 - 5:00 PM

Azkals eye revenge against Turkmenistan

The Philippine Azkals will be looking for revenge against the Turkmenistan Green Men as they clash in the final game of the AFC Challenge Cup Qualifiers Group E in Rizal Memorial Stadium on Tuesday, March 26

Azkals outclass Cambodia, 8-0
Mar 24, 2013 - 10:30 PM

Azkals outclass Cambodia, 8-0

The Philippine Azkals outclassed Cambodia, 8-0, to start their AFC Challenge Cup Qualifiers campaign on a sizzling note.

AS IT HAPPENS: AFC Challenge Cup Qualifiers, PH vs Cambodia
Mar 24, 2013 - 7:24 PM

AS IT HAPPENS: AFC Challenge Cup Qualifiers, PH vs Cambodia

The two teams last met in an intensified match that ended in a draw last October 2012