Sunday, May 25, 2014

AFC Challenge Cup 2014: Azkals Beat Turkmenistan 2-0

Philippine Azkals won a 2-0 lead against the Turkmenistan last Saturday night, May 24, 2014. Actually Azkals only need a draw to advance to the semi finals but they did more effort and beating the Turkmenistan 2-0 lead.

In first half both teams having a hard time scoring, but after a foul in 49th minute mark of the game Phil Younghusband scored in a free kick goal. That moment was a moment for the Philippines a moment of history and a moment of enjoyment for the fans. Having that 1 point increases the confidence of the team. After that the Philippine Azkals are not content they add 1 more point in the 73rd minute of the game by the amazing kick from Reichelt. That kick was put icing on the cake for the Azkals.

Another impressive win by the Azkals, they had the experience and they had skills to be on that place. All Azkals fans enjoyed the game and they are looking forward for the championship.

The Philippine Azkals advanced to the semi finals where they will clash against the hosting team Maldives on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at National Football Stadium, Male.