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Filipina booters end Women’s Asian Cup campaign at hands of Korea

Luisa Morales –

February 3, 2022 | 5: 51pm

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine women folk’s nationwide football team discontinue their campaign on the 2022 AFC Females’s Asian Cup in India as semifinalists — their finest enact ever.

The Filipinas’ Cinderella stride ended against South Korea as they lost on Thursday, 0-2.

The Philippines were effect on the downside early after Cho So Hyun headed in a contaminated off of a nook in exactly the fourth minute.

It used to be the first time the Philippines conceded a aim within the first 45 minutes of a match within the tournament.

Son Hwayeon then doubled Korea’s relieve on the 34th minute impress with a faucet in shut to try off of an assist.

Whereas the Philippines were ready to construct chances of their very beget, none of them found out the relieve of the procure.

The closest the Filipinas obtained to a aim used to be a header by Sarina Bolden off of a suite fragment that went upright huge left on the 32nd minute.

On the defensive discontinue, helpful goalkeeping by Olivia McDaniel within the second half prevented Korea from rising their relieve.

No topic the semifinals exit, the Philippines impressed in their efficiency on the regional tournament, evidenced by their first quarterfinal and semifinal appearance within the tiff.

The campaign used to be also highlighted by the Philippines punching their be aware to the 2023 FIFA Females’s World Cup in Australia and Novel Zealand.

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