2019 Season

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8dJohn Duerden

Can Eriksson's Azkals make Asian Cup history?

Despite two losses, the Asian Cup is not over for the Philippines. Wednesday's match has the potential to be a watershed moment in Akzal history.

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9dDebayan Sen in Abu Dhabi

Eriksson: Football needs India, China and USA

Sven-Göran Eriksson speaks exclusively to ESPN about the Asian Cup, describing India's win over Thailand the tournament's "biggest surprise."

Vietnam 2-1 Philippines: AFF Cup final set (1:44)
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51dReuters

Vietnam take advantage with away goals

Sven-Goran Eriksson suffered his first defeat as Philippines head coach on Sunday as visiting Vietnam secured a 2-1 first-leg advantage.

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62dReuters

AFF Cup: Philippines keep semi hopes alive

Jovin Bedic scored a lucky late equaliser to secure a deserved 1-1 draw for Sven-Goran Eriksson's Philippines against champions Thailand.

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93dJohn Duerden

AFF Cup's importance to world football is growing

In mid-December, the biggest game in world football will not be staged in the strongholds of Europe or South America - it will be in Southeast Asia.

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172dReuters

Butcher steps down as Philippines manager

Former England captain Terry Butcher has stepped down from his role as head coach of the Philippines national team without managing a match.

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221dReuters

Butcher signs deal to manage Philippines

Former England captain Terry Butcher is returning to management after being named head coach of the Philippines national team.

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301dJohn Duerden

Philippines qualify for first Asian Cup

The Philippines qualifying for their first-ever Asian Cup, boosts football in a country where boxing, basketball and billiards rule the sports scene.

RankingsAFC Asian Cup

Goal Difference-621st
Goals Scored1Tied-21st
Assists0Tied-19th
Goals Conceded7Tied-20th