CMOFA congress on Nov. 30

CMOFA PRESIDENT PERCY GUARIN Cagayan de Oro City -- CAGAYAN Misamis Oriental Football Association (CMOFA), the ruling body of football in this part of the country, is set to hold its first ordinary congress for all clubs and stakeholders on Nov. 30. CMOFA president Percy Guarin yesterday announced that the congress will

4TH Prince Russel Cup reset to earlier dates Dec. 9-10

THE 4th Prince Russel Cup 7-A-Side Football Festival has been reset to an earlier date on Dec. 9-10 to give way to the Northern Mindanao Regional Athletic Association (NMRAA) meet. The two-day competition has been set on Dec. 16-17 but tournament organizer Juliene Gerona of the Montecarlo FC decided to move

CdO young booters shine in Pinas Cup

PLATE CHAMPION. Members of the Blue Knight team composed of players from Rosevale School in Cagayan de Oro and Ateneo de Davao. (Contributed photo) By Jack Biantan YOUNG footballers from Cagayan de Oro recently had decent performances in the recently concluded prestigious Pinas Football Cup held at the Clark Development Corp. football

4th Prince Russel Cup Footballfest Dec. 16-17

ORGANIZER. Juliene Gerona prime mover of the competition with sportswriter Jack Biantan. (Contributed photo) by Jack Biantan MONTECARLO Football Club is organizing the 4th edition of the Prince Russel Cup 7-A-Aside Football Festival on Dec. 16-17 at the Westridge Sports Park in Brgy. Carmen. Tournament organizer Juliene Gerona of Montecarlo FC said that

Behind #SavePinoyFutbol and #WeWantAnswers

Philippine Football has improved leaps and bounds ever since the "Miracle in Hanoi". In the 7 years that followed, we all saw the rise in popularity of the United Football League and the subsequent formation of the fully professional Philippines Football League in it's place. The national team has seen

West 1, South Districts split COAA football titles

CHAMPION. South District players, parents and fans celebrate after winning the Secondary Division title in the Cagayan de Oro Athletic Association (COAA) Division meet. (Contributed photo)  KENNETH GUION BY Jack Biantan KENNETH Guion disappointed his South District team in last year’s Cagayan de Oro Athletic Association (COAA) football final against perennial rival West

Xavier U, Liceo U manned West 1 District wins Futsal title

COAA CHAMPION. Xavier University and Liceo University manned West 1 District wins Girls Futsal title. They are (Standing L-R) Niño T. Lazo (Head Coach), Monina Marcy F. Alcober, Leilani Liana Y. Valbuena, Xydae Grace L. Rubio, Rosemarie D. Maceren, Bridget Ann G. Estrada, Nizza Jorj C. Lazo, Jerney John C.

Pru Life UK abandons Football For a Better Life, Azkals

FORMER AZKAL. Now Kaya FC starting goalkeeper Ref Curesma signs autographs of Zambo Sur kids during the 'Football For A Better Life' Zamboanga de Sur leg in 2016. (Photo by Jack Biantan) By Jack Biantan I HAVE never heard of British Insurance company Pru Life UK until they got involved with Philippine