THE long wait for the country's first ever national football league is coming to an end as the Philippines Football League is finally set for takeoff.With everything in place, the PFL hopes for sustainable success in the latest bid of ...
May 5, 2017
THE Philippine Football Federation (PFF) has been recognized anew for its grassroots development in the country during the Asian Football Confederation Awards Night in Abu Dhabi.The PFF on Thursday took home the AFC President's Award for Grassroots Football (developing country) ...
Dec 7, 2016
PHILIPPINE Football Federation president Mariano 'Nonong' Araneta has sought the disqualification of Jose 'Peping' Cojuangco from the presidential elections of the Philippine Olympic Committee.Araneta also filed a petition seeking the disqualification of longtime Cojuangco ally Joey Romasanta from the November 25 ...
Nov 4, 2016
PHILIPPINE Olympic Committee president Jose "Peping" Cojuangco has a challenger, after all.Philippine Football Federation president Mariano "Nonong" Araneta has signified his desire to run as POC chief, challenging the incumbent, who is seeking a fourth term as the head of the ...
Oct 19, 2016
THE grand plan to form a national football league in the country has started rolling as the Philippine Football Federation has finally issued the requirements for applicants to be eligible to join.The PFF on Tuesday briefed prospective clubs and owners on ...
Sep 6, 2016
MARIANO "Nonong" Araneta has a new four-year term as Philippine Football Federation (PFF) president.The 61-year-old former national team skipper, who has been the country's top football official since late 2010, ran unopposed in the 12th PFF congress ...
Nov 14, 2015
THE Philippines will have a voice in the continental football scene as Philippine Football Federation president Mariano "Nonong" Araneta has been elected to the Asian Football Confederation executive committee.Araneta said he is deeply honored and humbled by his appointment during the ...
May 2, 2015
WHILE ruing the missed chance of being in a more favorable group, the Philippine Football Federation (PFF) believes the national men's team is capable of pulling off surprises in the 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifiers starting this June.The Azkals have ...
Apr 16, 2015
THE Philippines will see more of Thomas Dooley.The German-American mentor confirmed the Philippine Football Federation's offer to him of a two-year contract extension, which he is inclined to sign and will see him handle the Azkals in ...
Dec 27, 2014
THE qualifying and final group stages of the Asean Football Federation Suzuki Cup could undergo a change in format that will favor home teams and prolong the tournament starting in 2016.Philippine Football Federation (PFF) president Nonong Araneta bared the possibility of ...
Dec 15, 2014
THE Philippine Football Federation expressed willingness to reward men's national team coach Thomas Dooley a new tenure after a year of ups and downs.Azkals manager Dan Palami earlier recommended in the middle of the Asean Football Federation Suzuki Cup the ...
Dec 13, 2014
WITH the recent change in the Asian Football Confederation Asian Cup qualifying format, the Philippine men's football team will now have to go through a different route to get to the showpiece event in the continent.The Azkals had come so ...
Jun 11, 2014
THE Philippine Football Federation will first study the report of the Cebu Football Association (CFA) on the free-for-all that marred a youth football match in the Visayan capital over the weekend before deciding if further sanctions are necessary."We're ...
Mar 20, 2014
He may have precious knowledge about the intricacies of football, but Thomas Dooley stressed the importance of mastering the fundamentals of the sport for a team to excel.The newly signed Philippine men's football team coach, who was officially introduced on ...
Feb 7, 2014
ADD another friendly for the Philippine men's football team in March.Already set to face Malaysia on the first day of the month, the Azkals will suit up again four days later after accepting the invitation of Azerbaijan to play in ...
Feb 3, 2014
SOME of the biggest names in Asian football are expected to converge in the country next year when the Asian Football Confederation holds its Awards Night in Manila.AFC president Sheikh Salman Ebrahim Hamad Al Khalifa made the announcement on Thursday when ...
Nov 14, 2013
UNDERSCORING the importance of youth development, the Philippine Football Federation has forged a partnership with Germany in honing the skills of future Azkals.The PFF on Friday launched the youth football technical development assistance, an initiative of the German Olympic Sports Confederation, ...
Nov 9, 2013
THE Philippine Football Federation (PFF) fears it will lose some of its private-sector sponsors after the national Under-23 men's team failed to get the green light from the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) in its bid to represent the country ...
Sep 29, 2013
THE Philippine Football Federation (PFF) expressed mixed emotions upon learning one of its two national teams has been excluded in the delegation to the coming Southeast Asian Games.Although ecstatic with the inclusion of the women's team in the Philippine contingent ...
Sep 28, 2013
THE entry of the Philippine men's football team to the Asian Football Confederation Challenge Cup next year would only go for naught if the Azkals won't be having their top players back.In its bid to ensure that the same ...
Mar 29, 2013
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