PH Malditas competing in LA Viking Cup

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Nov 02 2012 09:44 PM | Updated as of Nov 03 2012 08:19 PM

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine National Women’s Football team, also known as the “Malditas,” will play in the inaugural LA Viking Cup in the US.

The four-nation invitational, which includes the Trinidad and Tobago national team, the Los Angeles Vikings and the California Cosmos, will begin on November 23.

Malditas coach Ernie Nierras said the competition will serve as a litmus test after their first ever training camp in the US.

“Yes it’s the first time. We’ve invited 40 plus potential women’s national team players,” said Nierras in Asean Football