MANILA, Philippines—The Philippine ladies’s nationwide soccer crew will look to ebook a spot within the 2022 India AFC Ladies’s Asian Cup with the qualifiers set to begin on September 18 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
Listed at no. 68 within the Fifa rankings, the Philippines is the very best ranked nation in Group F the place the crew is pooled with no. 78 Hong Kong and no. 101 Nepal.
Goalkeeper Inna Palacios will put on the captain’s arm band as she leads her crew of their first match in opposition to Nepal at JAR Stadium on Saturday.
The Philippines will then face Hong Kong on the twenty fourth.
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Hali Lengthy was named because the co-captain of the 22-woman crew that may compete in Uzbekistan whereas Marlon Maro was chosen as the top coach.
Palacios, Olivia Davies McDaniel, and Isabelle Mapanao are the three goalkeepers whereas Ryley Bugay, Sofia Harrison, Chelo Hodges, Lengthy, Tara Shelton, and Patricia Tomanon will make up the again.
Tahnai Annis, Sara Castañeda, Anicka Castañeda, Malea Cesar, Charisa Lemoran, Rocelle Mendaño, Jessica Miclat, Camille Rodriguez, Alyssa Ube, and Camille Wilson had been referred to as up for the midfield positions.
Maro will then select from Alisha Del Campo, Arianna LePage, and Chandler McDaniel to guide the road up entrance.
Michael Agbayani, Jose Maria Aberasturi, Marlon Piñero, Anthony Albao, and Rose Ton Bariñan had been named as Maro’s assistants whereas Jefferson Cheng, the PFF Ladies’s Committee co-chairperson, is the crew supervisor.
In preparation for Tashkent, the crew carried out a coaching camp in Irvine, California from August 4 to 11.
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