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Azkals set eyes on AFC 2019, finetune plans

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Nov. 26, 18 | 10:35 am

After securing a spot in the 2018 Suzuki Cup semifinals following a recent 0-0 draw against Indonesia, at the Gelora Bung Karno Stadium in Jakarta, the Philippine Men’s National Football team has set its sights on the upcoming AFC 2019.

The Azkals will be at the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019, which will be held Jan. 5 to Feb. 1. They will be playing against South Korea on Jan 7; China on Jan. 11; and Kyrgyzstan on Jan. 16.

Bahrain will be the destination for the Philippines as they gear up for the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019, with the Azkals to use the coming FIFA windows to prepare for their maiden appearance in the Finals of the Continental showpiece, according to the AFC website.

With former England international Terry Butcher at the helm, the Philippines will play a Bahraini club side on September 7 followed by an international friendly against the Bahrain national team four days later.

Philippine Football Federation President Mariano V. Araneta Jr said the focus is on getting the squad primed for the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019.

“There will be another FIFA window in October and we are trying to arrange a friendly for the team at the Rizal Memorial Stadium as want the fans to see the squad in action,” said Araneta to Philippines media.


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