2011 United Football League (Philippines)

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United Football League (Philippines)
Season 2011
Champions Division 1:
Philippine Air Force (2nd Title)
Division 2:
Manila Nomads (1st Title)
Promoted Manila Nomads
Stallion
Pasargad
(all are to Division 1)
Matches played 31
Goals scored 121 (3.9 per match)
Top goalscorer Division 1:
Sudan Izzo Elhabbib
(10 goals)
Highest scoring Manila Nomads 8–2 Sunken Garden United
(6 February 2011)
Longest winning run 10 games
Stallion
Longest unbeaten run 10 games
Stallion
Longest losing run 5 games
Manila Lions
2010
2012

The 2011 United Football League (known as the LBC United Football League for sponsorship reasons) began with seven teams in Division 1 and eight teams in Division 2.[1][2][3] This is the second season of the United Football League since its establishment as a semi-professional tournament in 2009.[4]

The season started on 23 January 2011 with two matches at the University of Makati Stadium. Philippine Air Force F.C. are the current defending Champions.[5][6]

The Philippine Air Force won their second title in the first division. While Manila Nomads won their first title in the second division and Stallion FC together with Pasargad was promoted to the 2012 United Football League Division 1 after there good stint in the 2011 UFL Cup.[7]

League Table[edit]

Division 1[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Philippine Air Force (C) 12 8 3 1 30 7 +23 27
2 Global 12 6 6 0 28 6 +22 24
3 Philippine Army 12 5 5 2 16 17 −1 20
4 Kaya 12 5 2 5 13 17 −4 17
5 Loyola 12 4 3 5 16 24 −8 15
6 Green Archers United 12 2 3 7 12 21 −9 9
7 Philippine Navy 12 0 2 10 8 32 −24 2

Source: UFL Philippines
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored
1No relegation as two clubs withdrew from the league. (League extended to ten clubs next season).
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.
Only applicable when the season is not finished:
(Q) = Qualified to the phase of tournament indicated; (TQ) = Qualified to tournament, but not yet to the particular phase indicated; (RQ) = Qualified to the relegation tournament indicated; (DQ) = Disqualified from tournament.

Division 2[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Manila Nomads (C) (P) 14 12 1 1 61 12 +49 37 Promotion to 2012 UFL Division 1
2 Stallion (P) 14 11 0 3 42 11 +31 33
3 PSG (P) 14 10 0 4 45 21 +24 30
4 Dolphins United 14 6 3 5 23 19 +4 21
5 Union Internacional Manila 14 6 0 8 18 46 −28 18
6 Manila Lions 14 3 1 10 12 35 −23 10
7 Sunken Garden United 14 2 2 10 22 56 −34 8
8 Manila All-Japan 14 2 1 11 19 42 −23 7

Source: UFL Philippines
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored
1 Stallions and Pasargad play off with semifinalists of UFL Cup (which starts on 2 Oct) for remaining two spots in Division 1; if all semifinalists are already in Division 1, Stallions and Pasargad obtain automatic promotion.[8]
2One of Pasargad's loss was due to forfeiture after not appearing during the match.
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.
Only applicable when the season is not finished:
(Q) = Qualified to the phase of tournament indicated; (TQ) = Qualified to tournament, but not yet to the particular phase indicated; (RQ) = Qualified to the relegation tournament indicated; (DQ) = Disqualified from tournament.

Venues[edit]

Stadium Location
University of Makati Stadium Makati
Alabang Country Club Football Field Muntinlupa
Nomads Sporting Club Parañaque
ASCOM Football Field Taguig

Personnel and Kits[edit]

Team Manager Captain Kit Manufacturer Sponsor
Kaya Futbol Club Philippines Rudy del Rosario Philippines Aly Borromeo Rudy Project CignaL
Philippine Army Philippines Sgt. Ricky Cain - - Fritz & Macziol IBM
Green Archers United Philippines Jose Ramon Garcia Philippines Patrick Bacobo Comadore Sports and Leisure Orient Freight
Philippine Navy Philippines Col. Parcon - - No Sponsor
Global FC Philippines Dan Palami - - Smartmatic
Loyola Agila Philippines Rafael Evangelista Philippines Pat Ozaeta ATR-KimEng
Union F.C. Manila Philippines Charlie Cojuangco - - -
Philippine Air Force Philippines Lt.Gen. Oscar Rabena Philippines Yanti Barsales - Rider
Dolphins United Philippines Apolonio Tito Clemente - - -
Japan K-Line Japan Ryo Kono - - K-Line
Manila Lions Philippines Frederick Dy Philippines Patrick Chua Comadore Sports and Leisure no sponsor
Manila Nomads - - - -
Pasargad FC Iran Fardin Faghihi - - -
Stallion FC Philippines Eduardo P. Robles Philippines Ruben Doctora Comadore Sports and Leisure Gilligan's Grill and Bar
Sunken Garden United Philippines Roland Tulay - - -
Union Internacional Manila - - - -

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jamlang, Josue (22 January 2010). "Are you ready for UFL 2010?". philstar.com (The Philippine Star). Retrieved 21 February 2011. 
  2. ^ Geli, Cheska D. (26 January 2011). "Cebuano Azkal changes goal". sunstar.com.ph (Sun Star Cebu). Retrieved 21 February 2011. 
  3. ^ Biantan, Jack (18 February 2011). "Biantan: Time for SMC to help footie". sunstar.com.ph (Sun Star Bacolod). Retrieved 21 February 2011. 
  4. ^ Henson, Joaquin (12 February 2011). "Another windfall in store for Phl XI". philstar.com (The Philippine Star). Retrieved 21 February 2011. 
  5. ^ Jamlang, Josue (12 March 2010). "Air Force Rider trumps Loyola ATR, claims top spot". philstar.com (The Philippine Star). Retrieved 21 February 2011. 
  6. ^ Henson, Joaquin (23 March 2010). "No discrimination, football coach urges". philstar.com (The Philippine Star). Retrieved 21 February 2011. 
  7. ^ Tupas, Cedelf (18 December 2011). "UFL promotes three teams to first division". inquirer.net (The Philippine Daily Inquirer). Retrieved 31 December 2011. 
  8. ^ Schöggl, Hans (6 October 2011). "Philippines 2010/11". rsssf.com. Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 27 November 2011. 

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