CEBU Queen City United (CQCU) will shoot for a spot in the quarterfinals against defending champions Stallion FC (SFC) in the round of 16 of the United Football League (UFL) Cup at the Emperador Stadium in Bonifacio Global City today.
CQCU shocked Stallion, 4-1, in the UFL Cup Group stage.
“If we show the same mentality against them in the previous meeting, then we will never go wrong,” he said.
CQCU, which is sporting a different lineup barged into the UFL Cup with an impressive win over Philippine Air Force (PAF), 3-0. However, the Cebuanos were inconsistent and drew with Bright Star FC, 2-2,and then a win over SFC in their following match.
Poised to become Group C leaders, CQCU lost to winless Agila FC (AFC), 1-0, in the last group stage match to just finish second behind SFC.
“We are working on the psychological aspect of our team. Overcome our problems especially with what has been happening the past few days,” said Ceniza,referring to the recent disaster that hit Cebu.
The CQCU vs. SFC match will be aired on AKTV at 5:15 p.m. and will be followed by the match between Ceres-La Salle FC and AFC at 8 p.m.
Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on November 14, 2013.