The Philippine Azkals did it! The underdog footballers from the Philippines kicked out the veteran and champion Tajikistan Persian Lions to move on the semifinals in the AFC Challenge Cup held at the Halchowk Stadium in Nepal, today, March 13, 2012.
Phil Younghusband scored in the 53rd minute while Angel Guirado struck a goal in the 80th minute. The Azkals will play the team from Turkmenistan on Friday, March 16, 2012.
Congrats to the Azkals!