2019 Asian Cup - updates

Rappler's latest stories on 2019 Asian Cup


Will we see Stephan Schrock back with the Azkals?

Jun 15, 2018 - 4:39 PM

New Azkals senior football adviser Scott Cooper says it's only fair for players 'who have done the work' to get a spot in the Asian Cup lineup

POSSIBLE RETURN? There's a possibility that Azkals fans will see Stephan Schrock donning the number 17 in Philippine colors.  Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

Former head coach Dooley to still be involved with Azkals

Jun 15, 2018 - 11:42 AM

Azkals team manager Dan Palami says Dooley is offered a chance to contribute under a different capacity

NEW FOCUS? As Thomas Dooley steps down from the head coach post, he is offered the chance to contribute to Philippine football in other ways. Photo courtesy of Glen Charles Lopez/Philippine Football Federation

Former England player 'considered' for Azkals coaching job

Jun 13, 2018 - 10:05 PM

Is Terry Butcher the best option for the nationals' 2019 Asian Cup campaign?

NEW ERA? Former England national team captain Terry Butcher is one of the candidates to fill in the vacant Azkals head coach post.

Rizal Memorial Football Stadium to host PH's final Asian Cup Qualifier match

Jan 17, 2018 - 8:40 PM

The final Group F home match between the Philippines and Tajikistan will be held on March 27, 2018

VENUE CHANGE. Rizal Memorial will host the match between the Philippines and Tajikistan again. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Indonesia shrugs off FIFA suspension

May 31, 2015 - 1:01 PM

The ban means Indonesian teams cannot compete in world football including the 2018 World Cup and 2019 Asian Cup qualifiers

mMembers of the media waiting next to the logo of the world’s football governing body FIFA at their headquarters in Zurich. Photo by EPA