Top collegiate clubs University of the Philippines (UP) and San Beda College will be meeting in the first division of Ang Liga at the Malayan Colleges Laguna Football Field on Saturday, 10 a.m.
UP, the reigning University Athletic Association of the Philippines champion is currently on top of the Division 1 standings with an unbeaten record of four wins and a draw.
On the other hand, last year’s National Collegiate Athletic Association runner-up San Beda is No.5 with two wins, a draw and two defeats.
In their last match, the Fighting Maroons beat National University (NU), 1-0, at halftime of their abandoned game last Sunday while the Red Lions overpowered Ateneo de Manila University, 4-0.
In the other matches, Lyceum of the Philippines University will be meeting Far Eastern University at 8 a.m. while University of the East plays vs UAAP squad University of Santo Tomas at 1 p.m.
Meanwhile, two games of the premier collegiate pre-season football tournament will also be played at the Ateneo Upper Field in Quezon City on Saturday.
Home team Ateneo Blue Eagles faces off with College of Saint Benilde in a battle of top division clubs at 8 a.m. while Don Bosco Technical College and Emilio Aguinaldo College meet in the second division at 10 a.m.
JAELLE NEVIN REYES