Azkals friendly match against Turkmenistan cancelled

ABS-CBN Sports on Aug 26, 2016 01:09 PM
Azkals friendly match against Turkmenistan cancelled
CANCELLED. Misagh Bahadoran and the rest of the Azkals will no longer play Turkmenistan.

The Philippine Football Federation announced Friday morning that the scheduled friendly match between the Philippine men's national football team and Turkmenistan has been cancelled. 

PFF General Secretary Atty. Edwin Gastanes said through a press release on the PFF website that the Football Federation of Turkmenistan reached out to the PFF, saying that more than half of their players have sustained injuries from previous Turkmenistan Championship and Turkmenistan Cup matches. 

Atty. Gastanes also apologized to the fans and Azkals supporters,saying that this was beyond their control and that tickets will be refunded. 

The Azkals will still continue to train for their upcoming scheduled friendly match on September 6 against Kyrgyzstan in Bishkek. 

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