Boeung Ket FC Ready for Match Against Ceres Negros Tonight
Cambodia’s Boeung Ket FC will try its best to win against AFC Zonal champion Ceres Negros FC tonight at Panaad Park and Stadium in Bacolod City, 7:30PM.
Boeung Ket coach, Keo Kosal admitted in the press conference yesterday that the host squad is strong but they are ready for this match.
Coach Risto Vidakovic of Ceres FC was sincere in saying that this is their most important game. After winning two games in the Champions League and losing to China, this AFC Cup is more important as teams in our group will be pressuring us more.
After a year with Ceres and be a part of its successes, Risto believes in his players working as a team. The composition may vary now and then but Vidakovic is confident that their work ethics and team effort will carry them to the next phase if they keep on winning.
Ceres next schedule is away game against Home United FC of Singapore on February 27 at Jalan Besar Stadium. The Busmen will then return to Panaad against Shan United FC of Myanmar on March 6.
On March 14, Shan United will play host to Ceres at Thuwunna Stadium in Myanmar while on April 11 Boeung Ket FC will be home at National Olympic Stadium in Cambodia.
Ceres FC final match in Group F will be at Panaad against Singapore’s Home United FC on April 25.
AFC Cup, like last season, has 36 teams drawn into 9 groups divided into 5 geographical regions of West Asia, Central Asia, South Asia, ASEAN and East Asia.
Ceres FC was a quarter-finalist in 2017 in the ASEAN Zone.*