Azkals win tune-up game against German team


Posted at Jun 16 2011 03:37 PM | Updated as of Jun 17 2011 02:42 AM

MANILA, Philippines – The Azkals got off to a rousing debut in their tune-up series in Germany.

They defeated Aachen-Duren in their exhibition match at Duren Stadium, 4-1.

Striker Phil Younghusband contributed to the victory with a pair of goals. James Younghusband and Chieffy Caligdong also added a goal each.

The Azkals will face off against the Bonner Selection at the Bonner-SC Stadium tomorrow.

They will stay in Germany for the next two weeks and train for their World Cup qualifier against Sri Lanka. -- With a report from ANC