2 Azkals suspended for next match


Posted at Jul 04 2011 05:59 PM | Updated as of Jul 05 2011 03:44 PM

MANILA, Philippines - Aly Borromeo and Stephan Schrock of the Philippine Azkals have been suspended for their next match against Kuwait after incurring 2 yellow cards in their first round World Cup qualifier against Sri Lanka.

According to an e-mail from Guarav Thapa, the Competitions Officer of the Asian Football Confederation, the yellow cards that Borromeo and Schrock received in the games against Sri Lanka will be carried forward.

"The yellow cards received by your players from round 1 & 2 shall be carried forward," Thapa said.

The news was confirmed by Philippine Football Federation Nonong Araneta.

Borromeo and Schrock were tagged with one yellow card for each game played against the Sri Lanka Brave Reds.

The Azkals will play against Kuwait on the second round of the World Cup qualifier on July 23. With a report from Boyet Sison, ANC.