Ernest Nierras has selected the 26 players who made the cut for the Philippine Women’s National Team “Malditas” who will play in the 2013 AFC Women’s Asian Cup Qualifiers next month in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Maria Dela Cruz
Marielle Benitez (C)
FORWARDS / WINGERS
Jo Ellen De Leon
Christina de los Reyes
(*Final positions are speculative at this point.)
Again, the Malditas are bracketed in Group B against Iran (21 May), Thailand (23 May) and host Bangladesh (25 May).
They will play their matches at the Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka.
Only the group winner will make the cut to the final round of the 2014 AFC Women’s Asian Cup.
PHOTO CREDITS: Venice Furio / Chris Cordero / various
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