The Philippine Azkals retained a 1-1 attract to Cambodia in the 2019 Southeast Asian Games men’s football competition opener on Monday, November 25 at the Rizal Memorial Football Stadium.
Cambodia opened the scoreline in the 40th moment as Keo Sokpheng went one-one-one with the attendant and discharged a short proximity shot into the back of the net.
As the Under-22 Azkals commanded the ownership in the subsequent half, Dennis Chung terminated a late equalizer during included time that spared Philippines’ opening game.
The Philippines counted one point in Group An alongside Cambodia, Myanmar and Malaysia. Then again, Vietnam drove Group B after a 6-0 whipping of Brunei at the Biñan Stadium in Laguna.
The Azkals neglected to discover their score in the opening minutes of the game that permitted Camboida to collect.
By the 25th moment, Edison Suerte made ready for the Philippines’ first possibility as he spilled down the correct flank yet his cross got blocked.
The Philippines got another opportunity in the 32nd moment as Yrick Gallantes discovered Dylan de Bruycker in the center, however he neglected to change over the cross in time as Cambodia figured out how to get it out.
After four minutes, skipper Stephan Schrock sent a cross to Chima Uzoka, however his header cruised simply wide.
The Philippines intends to grab its initial 3 points on Wednesday, November 27 against Myanmar at the Rizal Memorial Football Stadium