The final four teams of the PFL Finals Series have been determined following the conclusion of the regular season last Tuesday, 28 November 2017.
The clubs that have qualified: FC Meralco Manila, Ceres Negros FC, Kaya FC Makati, and Global Cebu FC. These teams will battle it out in the Finals Series to determine the inaugural PFL champions.
The PFL Finals Series will pit the four teams matched up in terms of their standings in the two-legged semifinals. The first leg is scheduled on 2 and 3 December and the second leg will be held on 9 December.
— FC Meralco Manila (@FCMeralcoManila) November 29, 2017
The winning teams of the semifinals will dispute the championship while the losing teams will battle for third place.
— Kaya Futbol Club (@KayaFC) November 29, 2017
The PFL Final will be held on 16 December 2017 with the venue still to be determined.
Philippine Football Federation (PFF) president Mariano V. Araneta Jr. congratulated the four clubs which have qualified to the PFL Finals Series.
“I would like to congratulate the four teams that have qualified to the Philippines Football League Finals Series and at the same time wish them good luck,” said Araneta. “What started out as a collective dream then has become a reality; we are near the day where the first professional club of the Philippines Football League will be crowned champions.”
Finals Series Schedule:
Match day 1: December 2, 2017; 7PM; Rizal Memorial Stadium – Global Cebu FC vs FC Meralco Manila
Match day 2: December 3, 2017; 4PM; University of Makati Stadium – Kaya FC Makati vs Ceres Negros
Match day 3: December 9, 2017; 7PM; Rizal Memorial Stadium – FC Meralco Manila vs Global Cebu FC
Match day 4: December 9, 2017; 7PM; Panaad Park & Stadium – Ceres Negros vs Kaya FC Makati