Stallion-Laguna turned the primary from the Philippines to provide some extent on this 12 months’s Asian membership competitions after settling for a 2-2 draw on the street to Malaysia’s Terengganu in Thursday’s Asian Soccer Confederation (AFC) Cup.
The Philippines Soccer League facet was minutes away from producing a breakthrough victory when Thai striker Adisak Kraisorn scored an equalizing header that helped Terengganu steal some extent in entrance of its dwelling supporters at Abidin Stadium.
Stallion really squandered a two-goal lead after Finn McDaniel got here by with the opener six minutes after kickoff and Junior Sam additionally scored within the forty first.
However coach Ernie Nierras and the Horsemen are probably glad to have produced a tie after dropping their first two matches within the Binan outfit’s maiden look on the continental entrance.
Stallion stays on the backside of the four-team Group G, midway into the group stage.
Kaya-Iloilo, its semifinal opponent within the Copa Paulino Alcantara, has misplaced all three matches within the top-tier AFC Champions League.
The opposite PFL staff within the AFC Cup, Dynamic Herb Cebu, suffered two defeats in Group F and was going through Myanmar’s Shan United as of posting time at Rizal Memorial Stadium.
Terengganu pulled one again earlier than the halftime break on a objective from Haitian footballer Sony Norde, however Stallion was firm in making an attempt to steer the scoreline.
Stallion, nonetheless, couldn’t protect the lead and Adisak scored from shut vary to even issues up for Terengganu.