China could soon be able to field a national team made up almost entirely of players born elsewhere after authorities said nine foreign footballers were switching allegiance.
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Philippine Azkals team manager Dan Palami says Javier Patino's injury will definitely hurt the team's chances in its campaign to enter the tournament proper of the 2019 Asian Cup in the United Arab Emirates.
The Philippine Azkals will miss one of its prolific strikers and goal scoring machine after Javier Patiño went down with an injury while playing for Henan Jianye in the Chinese Super League.
Javier Patiño might love playing club football in China, but that doesn't mean he likes everything about the country. Here, the Philippine Azkals forward bitches about the perennially delayed flights in Yao Ming land. "Waiting for…