Myanmar 3-2 Philippines to win the 2014 Peace Cup title

Myanmar claimed the PFF Peace Cup, beating the Philippines in a come from behind win 3-2 in extra time of final match at the Rizal Memorial Stadium of Manila, the Philippines on Saturday.

The Azkals took a 2-1 edge after goals by Daisuke Sato in the 50th minute and Phil Younghusband in the 70th but gave up three goals the rest of the way.

Myanmar, which opened up the scoring less than 10 minutes into the match, equalized in stoppage time to forge the extension where the Myanmar scored the winner courtesy of striker Soe Min Oo.

Myanmar overwhelmed Chinese Taipei, 4-1, to book a slot in the finals.

This is the first time that Myanmar won against the Filipinos. The Azkals triumphed in their first two meetings, including a 2-0 victory at the AFF Suzuki Cup in Bangkok two years ago.

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