The Filipinas Philippine women's football team delivered an impressive performance in the first round of the 2024 AFC Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament, sweeping their assignments and booking a spot in the second phase after defeating Hong Kong at the Hisor Central Stadium in Tajikistan Tuesday night.
Team Filipinas doubled its goals to claim Win No. 2 at the AFC Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament for Asia, demolishing the host country's Tajikistan Women's National Football Team to firm up its leadership status in the group stages.
The Filipinas are off to a good start with its Paris Olympics 2024 bid after dominating the Pakistanis team in their first-round match held at the Hisor Central Stadium in Tajikistan.
The "Filipinas" - officially known as the Philippine Women’s National Football Team (Philippine WNT) - has broken into the World Top 50 in the newest edition of the International Federation of Football Association (FIFA) rankings, the highest-ever rank for the local booters.
The Filipinas football team has leaped 10 notches closer to a World Top 50 rank as it placed No. 54 in the latest world list released by the International Federation of Football Association (FIFA).