Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Tiebreaker Times


FEU Lady Tamaraws, UP Lady Maroons fight off goalless draw

Ultimately, it was two valuable points dropped for both teams.

With the race to qualify for the UAAP Season 81 Women’s Football Tournament finals heating up, both the Far Eastern University Lady Tamaraws and University of the Philippines Lady Maroons had to make do with a 0-0 draw, Wednesday afternoon, at the Circulo Verde field in Quezon City.

The result was the first draw for the FEU and UP in the competition and it increased their respective tallies in the standings to 7 and 4 points respectively.

“Yung players naman ay nag-show up. Maganda naman yung nilaro nila. Wala akong blame sa players. I’m still satisfied,” said FEU coach Let Dimzon. “We had a lot of chances for scoring sa goal pero siguro may kulang sa finishing. We have to focus siguro sa finishing namin.”

The Lady Tamaraws mustered most of the possession and chances to score but a lack of shooting boots denied them the chance to score the winning goal. On the other hand, the Lady Maroons were defensively sound throughout the contest.

“I thought the back four did well today… (but) we didn’t have that connection between our midfield and forward line. They seemed not to want the ball so we were forced to play more direct but we could have settled into the game more had they been more involved,” said UP coach Anto Gonzales.

The two schools shall next play on April 27, 2019. State U (4 points) hopes to return to winning ways against league leaders De La Salle University at 9:00 AM while FEU (7 points) hopes to strengthen its grip to 2nd place against UST in the standings at 3:00 PM. Circulo Verde will continue to host both games.

#ReadMore  Gilas opts to rest Blatche to prep for Indonesia showdown

FEU XI: Acibar, Belluga, Caw-it, Fornea, Lam, Lecera, Onrubia, Pachejo, Parina, Sudaria, Velasco.

UP XI: Adlawan, Alleje, Barnes, Corvera, Dabalos, Dungca, Fagsao, Obra, Ruiz, Ube, Yalong.

Written By

Lorenzo's a frustrated author who knows a thing or two about Football and Basketball. Went all green from Ortigas to Taft. Supports Liverpool FC, FC Bayern Munich and the Alaska Aces

Tiebreaker Times Logo

You May Also Like


When the UAAP resumes, Dzi Gervacio will no longer be rooting for just Ateneo. The former Lady Eagle announced that she is now in...


For the last four years, Tots Carlos was juggling her priorities with University of the Philippines and the clubs she signed with. But the...


Perlas beefed up its lineup with its latest acquisition.  Burly blocker Cza Carandang has signed with Perlas for the upcoming 2020 Premier Volleyball League...


Perlas introduced their two newest acquisitions on Wednesday evening. The team formally welcomed Far Eastern University products Gel Cayuna and Heather Guino-o. “Not a...


With Motolite taking a leave of absence for 2021, Tots Carlos needed to find a new team.  According to multiple sources closely monitoring the...


Ateneo libero Dani Ravena played a huge role when the Lady Eagles evened up the series after a four-set victory in Game Two of...


Anton Asistio feels honored to have had Jai Reyes as a teammate in Bataan during the early goings of the 2019-20 Chooks-to-Go Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball...


Jema Galanza was a key cog for Adamson University in her five-year stay there. The 5-foot-7 spiker made a good account for herself in...