IT rained goals on a wet day of title matches in the Philippine National Games, with Bulacan State University drowning Polytechnic University of the Philippines, 5-1, on Wednesday to bag the football championship in just their in their second appearance in the under-23 age group.
“Boosted talaga yung morale ng team na nakuha ko dahil dream namin, una, makalaro sa field, at the same time, makilala yung province namin na Bulacan,” said Futbulakenyos coach Emman Robles.
PUP striker Creysinnet Abuan gave the Mighty Maroons their lone goal in the first half after Futbulakenyos scored two.
But the Bulacan side sizzled in the second half and hit three more goals.
In the Under-19 division, Arellano University whipped Perpetual Help, 3-0, with two goals scored on penalties.