Kaya FC and Stallion Gilligan’s move on to the semifinals after nailing separate victories in the United Football League Football Alliance Cup Tuesday at the Rizal Memorial Football Stadium.
Kaya dominated Pachanga PLDT Home Fibr in identical 4-1 victories of their two-legged quarterfinals series, while
Stallion survived Green Archers United Globe on penalties to advance to the next round.
Diego Barrera scored two goals for Kaya in the second leg to help the squad set up a semifinals clash with rival the Loyola Meralco Sparks.
After carrying a 2-nil advantage coming into the second installment of their clash, Stallion allowed Green Archers to tie the series after Chieffy Caligdong buried two goals in the dying minutes.
In extra time, Jesus Melliza buried a header to put Green Archers ahead, but OJ Clariño answered through a penalty kick as the match went on to be decided on penalties.
Stallion went on to win the penalty shootout, 3-1, to book a semifinals clash with Global FC.
The two-legged semifinals will begin on Saturday.