by ROMEO BRACEROS
The fired up San Miguel Davao Aguilas Football Club (FC) is seeking to notch its first ever win when they collide against the dangerous Ilocos United FC on Sunday in the resumption of the Philippine Football League (PFL) at the Davao del Norte Sports and Tourism Complex field in Tagum City, Davao del Norte.
Getting a draw against powerhouse FC Meralco Manila (2-2) on June 22, the Aguilas are confident they can finally barged into the win column in the pre-mier professional football league in the Philippines.
Hoping to get a huge support from their fans, the Aguilas are confident they can beat Ilocos in their second meeting after their initial encounter in Ilocos ended in a draw.
Guesting before the weekly Davao Sportswri-ters Association (DSA) Forum at The Annex of SM City Davao on Thursday, coaching staff Melchor Anzures said the play of the team is already working and it almost lead to a win against Meralco.
A native of Davao City, Anzures said his team is confident they can bring down Ilocos come Sunday.
The Australian head coach of Aguilas Gary Philipps for his part said their recent draw against Meralco has boosted the morale and confidence of his team.
“I think the bigger picture is for us, we grew as a team, we got back into the game and we showed a lot of spirit,” he said.