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AFC Cup knockout stage: Kaya, Ceres aim for quarterfinals

May 22, 2016 - 4:10 PM

It s win or go home time for two Filipino clubs this week Do they have what it takes to make it to the Elite Eight?

AFC Cup: Ceres, Kaya crash Round-of-16 party in style

May 11, 2016 - 8:57 PM

Postmatch thoughts as Ceres routs Sheikh Jamal and Kaya guts out a goalless draw to attain yet another milestone for Philippine football

VICTORY BUS. Ceres FC ended its group stage run in style. Photo by Bob Guerrero/Rappler

AFC Cup: Crunch time for Ceres, Kaya in final group stage matches

May 09, 2016 - 3:57 PM

Both Filipino clubs have plenty to play for in the AFC Cup on Tuesday Can Kaya join Ceres in the knockout stage?

BUSMEN. Manny Ott and the unbeaten Ceres La Salle can solidify a first place finish in their AFC Cup group with a win over Lt. Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club Limited at home. File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

UFL Cup Final preview: Fitness a factor in Global-Ceres showdown

Apr 14, 2016 - 11:13 PM

Global and Ceres meet in a showdown of UFL giants with a playoff spot for a berth in the 2017 AFC Cup at stake

GLOBAL DOMINATION. Daisuke Sato's Global team squares off against Martin Steuble's Ceres squad for silverware on Saturday. Image by Bob Guerrero

Ceres takes another step forward in AFC Cup

Apr 13, 2016 - 12:07 PM

Ceres had every reason not to beat Tampines Rovers but still managed to gut out 3 points to move to the top of their group

INJURY TIME. Ceres wasn't at full strength but had the depth to gut out 3 points. Photo by Santino Honasan

Kaya 1, Balestier Khalsa 0: We belong

Mar 16, 2016 - 10:03 AM

Kaya FC wins a second home game in the AFC Cup thanks to Antonio Ugarte s second half strike Philippine clubs are showing they can match their Asian counterparts toe to toe

KAYA MO YAN. Antonio Ugarte is ecstatic after scoring the 1-0 goal. Kaya is showing it can hang with its rivals in the AFC Cup. Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

Ceres vs Selangor AFC Cup post-game: Good match, better event

Feb 24, 2016 - 2:16 AM

The busmen fight back to dig out a point thanks to an 88th minute equalizer But the bigger story is how this game augurs well for Pinoy club football

WORTHY INVESTMENT. Stephan Schrock showed he was worth whatever Ceres was paying for him by factoring in both of their goals. Photo by Bob Guerrero

Why Pinoy football fans should care about the AFC Cup

Feb 22, 2016 - 1:34 PM

Filipino football clubs Ceres and Kaya will get a taste of international competition starting Tuesday Learn why their matches deserve our attention

PASSPORTS OUT. Kaya FC and Ceres-La Salle will get a taste of international football in the AFC Cup. Their international exposure could breathe life into Filipino club football. Photo by Bob Guerrero

Football frenzy begins: Previewing the 2016 UFL Cup

Feb 04, 2016 - 3:37 PM

Which team will stand tallest in the United Football League Cup? Rappler previews the upcoming competition with team by team analysis

Phil Younghusband of Loyola and Adrian Gallardo of Ceres battle for possession. The two teams play each other on Sunday night. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

A conversation with Azkal Stephan Schröck

Jan 28, 2016 - 2:39 PM

The Filipino German who is currently on loan from his German club to UFL League champions Ceres La Salle opens up about his life on and off the field

Stephan Schröck opens up about his arrangement with German club Greuther Furth, meeting Billy Crawford, attending church, and whether playing in the UFL can negatively impact his ability. Photo by Bob Guerrero/Rappler

UFL side Ceres FC signs Azkals standout Stephan Schröck

Jan 14, 2016 - 5:20 PM

Azkals midfielder Stephan Schröck a veteran of German 2 Bundesliga will help Ceres La Salle in the AFC Cup UFL Cup and UFL League

BACOLOD BOUND. Stephan Schröck (L), seen in a 2015 friendly match against the Maldives, will be playing club football for the Bacolod-based Ceres-La Salle FC. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ceres-La Salle, Kaya face international competition in 2016 AFC Cup

Dec 10, 2015 - 7:01 PM

For the first time the Philippines will have two teams to compete in the group stage of the AFC Cup

CONTINENTAL LEVEL. Kaya FC made it to the 2016 AFC Cup by winning the UFL Cup with an upset of Ceres. File photo by Bob Guerrero/Rappler

Ceres wins UFL League with more than just money

Jul 29, 2015 - 1:15 PM

Ceres La Salle s deep pockets played a role in their maiden First Division UFL title But there s more to the story for this Bacolod based champion squad

CHAMPIONS. In just a short time in the UFL, Ceres La Salle has already captured a number of trophies. The reason for their success if because of more than their check book. Photo by Bob Guerrero

Ceres FC claims UFL League title with Socceroo domination

Jul 25, 2015 - 7:23 PM

Ceres FC clinched the 2015 UFL title with a 6 0 domination of Team Socceroo highlighted by a brace from Nate Burkey

BACOLOD'S PRIDE. Ceres FC claimed the UFL League title with a 6-0 domination of Team Socceroo with two games to spare. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Ceres FC gives Kaya first loss of the season

Mar 14, 2015 - 11:53 PM

Adrian Gallardo and Patrick Reichelt each contributed a goal for Ceres FC

Ceres La Salle FC's Adrian Gallardo gestures after scoring for his team. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Ceres FC falls short in AFC Cup playoffs

Feb 17, 2015 - 11:15 PM

Patrick Reichelt tries to send the ball to the net to force extra time but fails to score a goal

Patrick Reichelt, seen here playing for the Azkals, fails to make an attempt that would have forced extra time for Ceres FC in the AFC Cup playoffs. File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Ceres FC eager to prove themselves in AFC Cup qualifiers

Feb 14, 2015 - 2:45 PM

We feel that we were robbed for a place in the group stage That’s why we want to show everybody that we want to win and be in the group stage said club director Ali Go

Ceres FC gathers after winning the inaugural UFL FA League Cup. Photo from UFL's Twitter

Global FC ready to represent PH in AFC CUP

Feb 04, 2015 - 3:08 PM

The reigning UFL champions will open the tournament against South China AA on February 25 at Philippine Stadium in Bulacan

Global FC Goalkeeper Patrick Deyto File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Loyola, Ceres advance to PFF semis

Jan 27, 2015 - 12:32 PM

Loyola Meralco Sparks FC and Ceres La Salle FC have qualified to advance to the semis of the Philippine Football Federation Smart National Club Championship after finishing as the two two teams of Group A

NEXT ROUND. Ceres FC has advanced to the semis after making the top two of Group A. Photo from Ceres Facebook

Ceres FC escapes Kaya's late game rally

Jan 23, 2015 - 5:52 AM

Defending national champs Ceres La Salle FC escaped the late game wrath of Kaya FC to kick off the final group stage of the Philippine Football Federation Smart National Club Championship

Ceres FC began their Smart Nationals campaign with a win over Kaya. Photo from Ceres FC's Facebook

National football tilt resumes

Jan 21, 2015 - 1:52 PM

The Smart National Club Championship round of eight resumes on Thursday January 22

Leaders of the football clubs participating in the PFF Smart National Club Championship during the tournament's press conference. Photo by Jaelle Nevin Reyes/Rappler

Global, Ceres La Salle UFL finals clash start of new rivalry?

Nov 05, 2014 - 8:15 PM

Can Global FC maintain its dominance in Philippine football or will challengers Ceres La Salle FC usher in a new era?

NEW RIVALRY? Global's Mark Hartmann (L) and Ceres La Salle's Juani Guirado (R) will look to lead their respective clubs to Philippine football glory in the UFL FA League Cup. File photos by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Global, Ceres to meet in UFL FA League Cup final

Nov 05, 2014 - 12:59 AM

Reigning UFL champions Global FC will face Ceres La Salle in the inaugural UFL FA League Cup final

Loyola's Phil Younghusband is dejected after Global FC eliminates his team from the UFL FA League Cup. Photo by Mark Cristino

Ceres takes UFL Group A top spot with win over Green Archers

Oct 22, 2014 - 4:36 AM

Ceres La Salle FC took the number one spot in Group A as the group stage comes to a close with a dominant win over Green Archers United

Ceres FC file photo from UFL

Ceres slips past Loyola in UFL FA League Cup

Oct 03, 2014 - 3:46 AM

Ceres FC’s Kim Jin Ho scored the game s only goal as his team earned a narrow victory over Loyola Meralco Sparks FC

Ceres players celebrate after Jin Ho Kim's goal against Loyola. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

UFL postpones games amid schedule conflict

Sep 27, 2014 - 3:25 AM

The UFL has revised its schedule to give way to the games of Ceres La Salle FC and Stallion FC in the group stage of the PFF Smart Club National Championship

Ceres, Pachanga grab wins in UFL FA League

Sep 24, 2014 - 2:26 AM

Ceres La Salle FC and Pachanga Diliman FC thwarted their foes to snatch wins in the group stage of the United Football League FA League Cup

Spanish striker Adrian Gallardo of Ceres FC evades Stallion defender Christian Thomert to take a shot at goal. Photo by Jaelle Nevin Reyes

Ceres FC drubs Pachanga in UFL FA League Cup opener

Sep 21, 2014 - 3:30 AM

Ceres La Salle FC celebrated its promotion to division 1 with a commanding victory over Pachanga Diliman FC in the United Football League FA League Cup opener

Ceres FC photo from UFL

Ceres FC out to prove football supremacy in UFL top division

Sep 14, 2014 - 6:59 PM

Bacolod City based Ceres FC is hungry to prove themselves in their first tour of duty as a division one club in the UFL


National Football Club Championship kicks off August 22

Aug 19, 2014 - 8:48 PM

The Philippine Football Federation announced the launch of the 2014 National Football Club Championship which kicks off August 22

From left to right: PFF tournaments department head Cyril Dupitas, General Secretary Edwin Castanes and Smart Sports Senior Marketing Manager Christopher John Quimpo answer questions from the media. Photo by Jaelle Nevin Reyes