Huge victory sets Ceres up for tough Roar duel

first_imgFILE PHOTOAfter battling past a formidable foe on enemy ground last Tuesday night, Philippines Football League champion Ceres Negros FC is setting its sights on a historic feat next week in Brisbane, Australia.The Busmen prevailed over Myanmar League champion Shan United, 4-3, on penalties to advance to the second round of the AFC Champions League preliminary phase at Thuwunna Stadium in Yangon.ADVERTISEMENT Marcial mum on top PBA post Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next MOST READ Steam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hours Scottie Thompson also worthy of Finals MVP, thinks Cone OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ’a duplicitous move’ – Lacson LATEST STORIES Meralco ‘never the same’ after Almazan injury in PBA Finals Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anewcenter_img Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. View comments Redemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie Thompson Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina Brian Heruela arrival bolsters Phoenix backcourt, defense OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ’a duplicitous move’ – Lacson Ceres star Stephan Schrock struck in the second minute of extra time only for Patrick Asare to equalize for Shan United seven minutes later and send the match into a shootout, where Ceres skipper Carlie De Murga, Schrock, Mike Ott and Bienve Maranon all found the back of the net.In contrast, the home side missed two penalty shots, allowing the Bacolod-based team to set up a showdown with Brisbane Roar on Tuesday in Australia.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folk“We can be very proud of this achievement,” said Schrock, who scored with a deflected strike in the 92nd minute and barely missed a winner deep in extra time when he was denied by the post from a tight angle.“We only had four training sessions and a long flight going here but for 120 minutes we worked well as a team.”last_img read more