Philippines

Filipinas shock Thais to win 1st ever AFF Women’s Championship

By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno (Photo courtesy of PFF) MANILA – Make way for the new queens of Southeast Asian football! The Philippine women’s football team won the AFF Women’s Championship after beating Thailand, 3-0, in the Sunday night final at the Rizal Memorial Stadium. In front of 8,257 fans, the Filipinas won their first ever championship … Continue reading

Philippines / Sports

Filipina booters clinch historic FIFA World Cup berth

By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno  MANILA – The Philippine women’s football team clinched a spot in the FIFA Women’s World Cup (WWC) after beating Chinese Taipei in the quarterfinals of the AFC Women’s Asian Cup early Monday (Philippine Time) at the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex in Pune, India. Sarina Bolden set up the Filipinas’ date with … Continue reading