An International Friendly Match between the National “A” Teams of the Philippines and Cambodia have been agreed to be held on 14 November 2014 (Friday) at the Rizal Memorial Football Stadium. PFF, as host, is now securing necessary authorization from AFC and FIFA.
The PHI vs. CAM “A” match will be the Azkals’ final tune-up match before they proceed to Hanoi, Vietnam for the AFF Suzuki Cup 2014 final competition scheduled on 22-29 November 2014.
The Cambodia national team finished 3rd Overall in the recent AFF Suzuki Cup 2014 Qualifiers held on 12-20 October 2014 in Laos. Cambodia is now fourteen (14) spots higher at 185 from their previous ranking of 195 in the FIFA World Ranking.
The PHI national team flew to Doha, Qatar last October 28 for scheduled international match against the national team of Nepal (31 October 2014) and against top Qatari club Al Ahli SC (2 November 2014).
On 10 November 2014, the Azkals will play against national “A” team of Thailand at Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand.
The PFF is coordinating with its TV partner ABS-CBN to have all these “A” matches of the Azkals broadcasted live in the Philippines.