When Coach Graeme left Global back in February 2012, I felt abandoned. It didn’t help that I saw the news of his resignation on the Internet. I was relatively new to football then, and he was like the grandfather I never had. I was definitely upset, but I understood his reasons for leaving. I wasn’t sure if I would welcome any coach into my life after that, and then I met Coach Brian Reid.
Brian Reid delivers more than a decade’s worth of football experience as newly installed Coach for Global FC. He may have grown under rule by monarchy, but his multiclub chronicles and European discipline make him the “Awrite! Yer guid!” choice as local commander. Former defender and now a full-time coach, Reid is just about Reid-y for his next challenge, braving the local football storm with Global FC. Global Force, prepare the bagpipes!
We don’t really need characters, but real players in the United Football League (UFL). Players that our children can look up to and admire should they choose to become professional footballers or simply fans of the sport. We want kids to play proper football—no cheating, no flying kicks, no nonsense.
On January 9, 2013, I was boxing up all my stuff at the office for a scheduled renovation when I stumbled upon something that reminded me of why I called Chris Greatwich intelligent about two years ago when I was complaining about Manchester United’s lack of a proper midfielder.
He’s fast, he’s skilled and though he’s outgrown reading manga we’ll still write one for him. Global FC midfielder and Healthway Agility Awardee of the United Football… Read more “Hoshide’s All That: Yu and The Rest of The Force”
Congratulations to Global FC for winning last Saturday! So some people expected GFC, defending UFL Cup champions, to be out of the competition after round 16. Well,… Read more “GFC x Christiaens”
At the last moment, the UFL All-Stars outplayed the Azkals 4–3 during yesterday’s exhibition match at the University of Makati. The Philippine Azkals—a mixture of homegrown talents,… Read more “UFL All-Stars Aim for the Stars”