FANS will be treated to some fun and games with their favorite Azkals before the kick-off of the Dili Kamo Nag-Iisa charity game between Azkals Alyansa and CF Internacional Madrid today at the Rizal Memorial Stadium.
Before the friendly match, fans will have a chance to play with their favorite players in side games like Outkick an Azkal, Throw with Anton Del Rosario, Monkey Monkey with Carli De Murga, Angel Guirado, Phil and James Younghusband, and the Header Game with Ian Araneta.
Winners of the contests will get to keep the ball signed by the players.
Interested participants will pay P1,000 for the chance and the proceeds will be donated to the victims of the Typhoon Sendong in Mindanao.
Aside from the opportunity to meet and play with members of the national team, this will be a chance to reach out to the flood victims.
Aside from the games, there will be an online auction of the players’ items through the Kaholeros Facebook page.
The first batch has already been made available for bidding and these include Chris Greatwich’s signed Manchester United jersey and own jersey, Manny Ott’s first jersey when he played for the national team, and Ian Araneta’s boots.
Upcoming items for auction will be from Neil Etheridge, Rob Gier, Ray Jonsson, Paul Mulders, Roland Muller, Dennis Cagara and Aly Borromeo.
Chieffy Caligdong and Araneta, who are also from the United Football League Champion team Air Force, will lead the the Azkals Alyansa with the Younghusband brothers and UFL players Roxy Dorlas, Joebel Bermejo, Martin Doctora and Peter Jaugan.
Roel Gener, Anton Del Rosario, Misagh Bahadoran, Angel Guirado, Carli de Murga, Lexton Moy are also in the squad along with David Basa, Jerry Barbaso and Ojay Clariño.
Eduard Sacapano, Paolo Pascual and Edmundo Mercado Jr. are the goal keepers.
Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on January 07, 2012.