James Toga

Ceres FC Remains #2 After Match vs Tampines Rovers Ended in Draw

Philippines’ Ceres La Salle Football Club remained in No.2 spot after an equalizing goal, 1-all, against host-Tampines Rovers of Singapore in the ongoing 2016 AFC Cup Group E Tournament at the Jalan Besar Stadium.

The Bacolod City-based side dominated the offensively flow in the first half of the match with couple of scoring chances but, unable to hit the target.

Early in the second half, Ceres FC Spanish forward Bienvenido Maranon found himself open after escaping from Ismadi Mukhtar’s defense but, his short range shot went just inches away from the right post.

Merzci Opens 2nd Branch in Murcia

Merzci opened a second branch in Murcia during its grand opening last March 6.

CEO and President Jonathan Lo led the ribon-cutting ceremony with Murcia vice mayor Gerry Rojas and Pastor Dave King.


RIBBON-CUTTING CEREMONY. (from left) Vice Mayor Gerry Rojas and Mr Jonathan Lo during the ribbon-cutting ceremony of the new Merzci branch in Murcia.* (Photos by James G. Toga)

Ceres FC to Challenge Undefeated Tampines Rovers in Group E Tomorrow

Philippines’ Ceres-La Salle Football Club face Singapore’s undefeated Tampines Rovers to challenge the Group E leader in the ongoing 2016 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Cup at the Jalan Besar Stadium tomorrow.


Ceres-La Salle FC in jubilation after their 2-0 win over Lt. Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club Ltd of Bangladesh.*

RTNHS, SSA Rule DFL 1st Conference Finals

Bago City’s Ramon Torres National High School (RTNHS) and St. Scholastica’s Academy (SSA) avenged their loss in last conference’s finals when they ruled the U15 boys and U17 girls divisions, respectively, in the recently-concluded 2016 Dynamic Football League 1st Confernce championship matches at the Panaad Park and Stadium.

RTNHS survived University of St. La Salle-Integrated School, 2-1 in the U15 finals as Ayana Alon’s hatrick lifted SSA to blank St. John’s Institute, 3-0.

Ceres FC in High Hopes for 1st Win in AFC Cup

Philippines’ and Bacolod City pride Ceres-La Salle Football Club in high hopes for its first win in the 2016 Asian Football Confederation Cup Group E Tournament.

Ceres FC flew to Bangladesh yesterday via Kuala Lumpur for their March 8 away game against Lt. Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club Limited. The team took the 12:20 p.m. Malaysia Airlines flight to Kuala Lumpur then had the 6:20PM schedule to Dhaka.