RAYMARK Fernandez scored in extra time to power University of the Philippines to a 2-1 win over Far Eastern University on Sunday at Ateneo’s Moro Lorenzo field and into the finals of the UAAP men’s football tournament.
Fernandez hit the winner in the 109th minute to complete the come-from-behind victory and help the Maroons advance to the final against Ateneo on Thursday.
Jesus Melliza scored for FEU in the 22nd but UP’s Gabriel Mendoza tied the match in the 64th.
The Tamaraws forced the deciding game for a finals seat last week, beating the Maroons 5-1.
The Blue Eagles reached the finals with a 4-3 shootout win over La Salle after the match ended in a scoreless draw.
FEU and University of Santo Tomas battle in the women’s final also on Thursday.