Young Azkals ready
for AFF Youth Cup
With the Philippine men’s football team, Azkals, hoping to get a crack in the 2014 FIFA World Cup through a series of qualifiers, the national Under 16 boys youth football squad is getting ready for the Juy 7- 20 ASEAN Football Federation U16 Youth Championship in Vientiane, Laos.
The `Young Azkals’ has been training in Cebu and have been pitted against teams from Dumaguete City, San Carlos City, and yesterday, against Victorias City-based Don Bosco Technical School at the Panaad pitch to polish their skills and strengthen their defense.
The team is composed of 19 players selected from the recent national tryouts conducted by the Philippine Football Federation.