Kaya clips Global, stays unscathed


first_imgPanelo: Duterte ‘angry’ with SEA Games hosting hassles Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting Del Rosario makes it to 2nd round ‘Rebel attack’ no cause for concern-PNP, AFP Cayetano: Senate, Drilon to be blamed for SEA Games mess DA eyes importing ‘galunggong’ anew Duterte wants probe of SEA Games mess Catholic schools seek legislated pay hike, too Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. A well-rested Kaya Iloilo side maintained its perfect record in the Philippine Football League after a narrow 1-0 victory over Global last Saturday night at Rizal Memorial Stadium. Ghanaian midfielder Alfred Osei’s 52nd minute strike proved enough for coach Noel Marcaida’s men to secure maximum points for their third straight victory that pushed them to top spot with nine points, two ahead of Ceres-Negros.ADVERTISEMENT MOST READ Two-day strike in Bicol fails to cripple transport A quickly taken corner by Marwin Angeles led to Joven Bedic’s penetrating run to the area. Found by Bedic’s clever touch, Osei rifled the ball past Nelson Gasic as Kaya’s pressure finally paid off. —CEDELF P. TUPASSports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Floyd “Money” Mayweather and His Secrets to Staying in the Front Row PLAY LIST 31:37Floyd “Money” Mayweather and His Secrets to Staying in the Front Row03:06Oops! Larry Gadon of ‘hindi sila bobo fame’ uses wrong COC form04:18Barista brews plot to put PH back in the global coffee map02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss LATEST STORIES It was also the third clean sheet of the season for the Iloilo side, which is the only team in the PFL that has yet to drop points. Over at the Biñan Football Stadium, Chima Uzoka’s hattrick propelled Stallion Laguna to a 6-1 drubbing of Mendiola FC. FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSPalace wants Cayetano’s PHISGOC Foundation probed over corruption chargesSPORTSSingapore latest to raise issue on SEA Games food, logistics“The players were able to maximize and take advantage of the long break,” said Marcaida, whose team did not play for two weeks due to the international break. “The team needed that, as we had an early preseason and an AFC Cup campaign.” View commentslast_img read more