Ceres FC Goes to Myanmar for AFC Champions League Qualifiers
The Ceres Negros FC left Philippines for Myanmar yesterday afternoon for the 2018 AFC Champions League Qualifiers against the home squad of Shan United FC today, 5:30PM (Philippine time) at the Thuwunna Stadium.
Despite having a short preparation for this match, team manager James Dinsay said that the management has huge faith in them that they may able to deliver the stuff expected from them. He further added that the club will support them in this quest.
Spanish veteran keeper Toni Doblas will have his debut with the Philippine club alongside newly-signed Mike Ott, Sean Kane and Japanese forward Takumi Uesato.
Meanwhile, Mike Ott is excited to play with the club and help the team in this journey.
Given that Ceres FC hurdles Shan United, they will advance to the next round against Brisbane Roar of Australia in another away match on January 23.
Completing the Risto Vidakovics squad are substitute keepers Louie Casas and Eduard Sacapaño, forwards Patrick Reichelt, Omid Nazari and Nessi Ramos; midfielders Kevin Ingreso, Manuel Ott, OJ Porteria, Stephan Schröck, Arnie Pasinabo, Joshua Dutosme, and Martin Steuble; and defenders Manuel Herrera, Carli de Murga, Junior Muñoz, Jeffrey Christiaens and Amani Aguinaldo – who will skip this match.
Also in the team are assistant Ian Rolando Treyes, kit man Alfe Sabuha, and Marketing manager Philippines Patrick Ace Bright, to name a few.*