Even though they will go into battle without some of their star players, the Azkals United selection will put on a good show for local football fans in their Kia Rio Cup charity game tomorrow against Icheon Citizen FC of Korea.
With their club teams playing on Sunday, Phil and James Younghusband of the Loyola Meralco Sparks and Nate Burkey, Anton Del Rosario, James Sabio, Joshua Beloya and Lexton Moy of Kaya LBC FC will all miss the game after their respective clubs refused to release them.
The final lineup for the Akzals side has not been released as of this writing, although Azkals players from Global FC like Angel Guirado and Misagh Bahadoran will reportedly suit up, along with Philippine Air Force mainstays Chieffy Caligdong and Ian Araneta, and Philippine Army's Roel Gener.
Coach Hans Michael Weiss was naturally disappointed with this development, but he said the show must go on. This could also be the chance for other players to shine, he said, while adding the UFL leagueRead More »from Sans its stars, ‘new-look’ Azkals battle Korean club tomorrow