Philippine national men's football team

Philippine Azkals absorb painful draw to Bahrain

Sep 07, 2018 - 2:26 AM

The Philippine men's football team starts its buildup under new coach Scott Cooper

The Philippine Azkals start their preparations with a friendly against the Bahrain national team. File photo from the Philippine Football Federation

Azkals must win Challenge Cup to keep PH football kicking

May 18, 2014 - 2:57 AM

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

James Younghusband of the Azkals dribbles past Malaysian defenders during their scoreless draw in April. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Deyto stands tall as Azkals, Malaysia figure in scoreless draw

Apr 27, 2014 - 10:08 PM

Azkals goalkeeper Patrick Deyto came up with a clutch save to salvage a draw for the Azkals against Malaysia in Cebu

STALEMATE. James Younghusband of the Azkals dribbles past Malaysian defenders during their scoreless draw. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Caligdong injures right foot, might miss Azkals friendlies

Feb 18, 2014 - 10:26 PM

Green Archers United Azkals player Chieffy Caligdong sustained an injury over the weekend that will sideline him for upcoming Azkals friendlies

INJURED. Chieffy Caligdong (left) during a game last year against Air Force FC. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

UFL offers backing to help Azkals prepare for Challenge Cup

Feb 13, 2014 - 8:18 PM

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

TEAMWORK. The UFL has agreed to work with the Philippine National Team to release players for training sessions for the AFC Challenge Cup. Photo from the official Azkals website

Azkals land in Group B of AFC Challenge Cup draw

Feb 13, 2014 - 11:13 AM

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

DOG FIGHT. The Azkals will face off with tough competition in Group B of the AFC Challenge Cup. Photo from official Azkals website