Filipino football club Ceres-Negros FC added another recognition for this year from the Asian football governing body after it landed the AFC Fair Play Award for the 2017 AFC Cup.
The AFC Fair Play Award is awarded to the Participating Club that has collected the most Fair Play points in the competition,
Points are awarded for positive play, conduct on and off the field and the behavior of supporters at the stadium and deducted for the number of red and yellow cards received in a match.
The award adds another feather to the cap of the Negros squad who had a successful year being crowned as the tournament’s ASEAN Zone champion and as the inaugural champion of the Philippines Football League.
The Fair Play Award is a first for a Filipino club in Asian competition.