University of the Philippines (UP) and San Beda College Team B remained on top of their respective divisions in the final round of the eliminations of the 14th Ang Liga.
Reigning University Athletic Association of the Philippines champion UP continued its dominance of the first division with a record of six wins, a draw and a loss for 19 points.
In their last outing, the Fighting Maroons escaped University of the East 2-1, through the brace performance of Daniel Saavedra.
Three teams with 13 points each are trailing behind the Diliman-based platoon namely San Beda, University of Santo Tomas (UST) and Ateneo de Manila University.
However, the Bedans hold a three-point advantage on goal difference with 10 markers against UST’s’ seven and the Ateneo’s five points.
On the other hand, San Beda Team B is sharing the lead with Far Eastern University (FEU) Team B with 18 points each in the second division.
The back-up team of the Red Lions has six wins and a loss in their card while having a one-point advantage on goal difference against FEU, which is unbeaten in six games.
A total of eight more games are set to be played in both divisions of the premier collegiate pre-season football tournament before the start of the playoff round.