• San Miguel beats Ginebra 107-103, DLSU defeated FEU 95-90, UP def. UST 74-73, LeBron James Strive For Greatness Manila Tour 2017 Was a success, Gilas Pilipinas 7th Placer in FIBA Asia Cup 2017, PBA Team Standings Governors' Cup 2017: Ginebra 8-2, Meralco 7-2, NLEX 7-3, San Miguel 6-3, Talk 'N Text 6-3, Rain or Shine 5-4, Star 5-3, BlackWater 4-5, GlobalPort 3-6, Alaska 3-7, Phoenix 2-8, KIA 0-10//PBA Season 42 Governors' Cup 2017 Schedule of Games //Gilas Pilipinas Finish 4th in Jones Cup 2017 after win over Iran//NBA Draft 2017 Top 3 Picks: #1 Markelle Fultz (Sixers) #2 Lonzo Ball (Lakers) #3 Jayson Tatum (Celtics), PBA Commissioner's Cup 2017 Champions San Miguel Beermen!, NBA Finals Cleveland 1-4 Golden State, Golden State Warriors NBA Champs//Baller Spotlight:Jeron Teng dances Twerk it Like Miley with Teammates: VIDEO here! FIBA: Yao Ming Named First FIBA Ambassador//GILAS: 16 year-old 6'0 Fil-Italian pointguard Dalph Panopio wants to play for Gilas//UFC: TV5 to broadcast UFC matches

Search This Blog

  • Share
  • Bookmark and Share

    Saturday, August 27, 2011

    Azkals To Have Their Own Practice Field Courtesy of the 21.7 Million Pesos From FIFA





    The Philippine Football Federation (PFF) will receive a 500,000 dollars (21.7 million pesos) from the International Football Federation (FIFA). The PFF's plan is to use the money to transform the Philsports pitch to become the Azkals' home football practice field.

    At last, the Philippine Azkals will already have a permanent address. They will no longer transfer from one practice venue to another such as from the University of Makati football field to the Rizal Memorial Football Field.

    Mr. Nonong Araneta, the president of the PFF was the one confirmed the news. He said that:

    "Fifa approved the grant after it was satisfied with the draft of the provisions in the Memorandum of Agreement entered into by the PFF and the Philippine Sports Commission. We (PFF and PSC) will have to sign the MOA again on Sept. 1, but it’s only for formality because the draft has already been approved by Fifa.”

    The said home field of the Azkals will be managed by the PFF for the next 25 years. That's the agreement of the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) and the Philippine Football Federation (PFF).

    No comments:

    Post a Comment