Remember the Philippines causing a huge upset in the 2010 Suzuki Cup by beating then defending champions Vietnam 2-0?
Last night’s group stage match between the two nations proved that the 2010 win by the Azkals wasn’t a fluke. That said, it was still one of those testy, nervy matches—but what’s sweeter is that a hero bailed us out again.
Here’s a virtual salute to the Chieffy Caligdong. Where would this team be without you?
(And… here‘s a video of Chieffy’s goal. You’ve been adequately warned that my buddy Ryan Fenix screams like a crazy fangirl here. I’ve been telling him that he’ll be giving Jose Antonio Camacho a run for his money.)