The Philippine Azkals vs. Singapore Lions semi-finals match leg 1 ended with a nil-nil score and forcing the Filipinos to score at least a goal on the upcoming second leg of the match to be held in Singapore.
The first leg of the match was attended by thousands of Filipinos but the Azkals failed to show off their real power as they were contained by the visiting Singaporeans. The first half was dominated by the Singaporean although Phil Younghusband has clear chances but his attempt was defended well by the Singaporean keeper.
The leg 2 of the semi-finals will be held in Singapore and if the second match will end up with the same scorecards, the winner will be determined through a free kick.
The Philippine Azkals was able to control the game in the second half but was not enough to score a goal for the visiting Singaporeans.
Highlights Video Singapore vs. Philippines Leg 1: