Azkals face Myanmar in Challenge Cup build-up


Posted at Jan 29 2013 10:21 PM | Updated as of Jan 30 2013 06:21 AM

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Azkals will be flying to Yangon this February to face Myanmar in a FIFA International friendly.

The exhibition match is part of the Azkals buildup for the AFC Challenge Cup qualifiers, which begins in March.

The Philippines-Myanmar friendly is scheduled to take place on February 6 and will be aired live on ABS-CBN’s Studio 23 at 6:30 p.m.

The Philippine Football Federation is also trying to arrange two friendly games between the Azkals and Vietnam also in February.

The Challenge Cup Group E qualifiers will start on March 22 with the Azkals taking on Brunei.