Stephan Schrock - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Stephan Schrock


Rappler Sports Timeout: What's up with Stephan Schrock?

Apr 14, 2020 - 7:58 PM

Rappler catches up with Stephan Schrock on managing his football training while parenting during quarantine

Azkals' Stephan Schrock meets Jo Koy in Manila

Jan 16, 2020 - 5:05 PM

Philippine men's football captain Stephan Schrock makes sure to get some laughs with his idol Jo Koy

SCHROCKOY. Azkals skipper Stephan Schrock (left) gifts Fil-Am comedian Jo Koy a jersey with his #17. Photo from Stephan Schrock's Facebook page

Schrock, debuting Strauss banner Azkals 2018 Suzuki Cup lineup

Nov 13, 2018 - 2:49 PM

The Philippine Azkals will begin their 2018 AFF Suzuki Cup campaign on Tuesday, November 13, 8 pm at Pana-ad Park and Stadium in Bacolod

LONG WAIT. Stephan Schrock will finally be able to donn the Philippines' colors again in the prestigious AFF Suzuki Cup.  Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

Stephan Schrock ready for Azkals Suzuki Cup call-up

Nov 01, 2018 - 6:56 PM

'This is actually the proudest moment of every football player in his career – representing the country. It’s just good to be back,' says Schrock

RETURN. Stephan Schrock can get a chance to donn the Philippines' colors again the 2018 AFF Suzuki Cup. Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

LOOK: Etheridge, Schrock banner Azkals Bahrain camp call-ups

Sep 04, 2018 - 9:34 PM

The 23-man squad flies to Bahrain for a friendly against its national team on Thursday, September 6

FRIENDLY. The Philippine Azkals will start their preparations for a 2018 Suzuki Cup and 2019 Asian Cup campaign. Photo by Glen Charles Lopez/ Philippine Football Federation

Will we see Stephan Schrock back with the Azkals?

Jun 15, 2018 - 4:39 PM

New Azkals senior football adviser Scott Cooper says it's only fair for players 'who have done the work' to get a spot in the Asian Cup lineup

POSSIBLE RETURN? There's a possibility that Azkals fans will see Stephan Schrock donning the number 17 in Philippine colors.  Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

Azkals welcome back Schröck for Bahrain, DPR Korea friendlies

Oct 06, 2016 - 3:33 PM

The national team will have a familiar face return as preparations for the Suzuki Cup continue

AFC Cup: Why we should remain upbeat despite Ceres and Kaya's exits

May 26, 2016 - 6:52 PM

Despite the tough round of 16 losses Pinoy football clubs and their fans should be proud of how far they have come

WE'VE COME A LONG WAY. Ceres FC, pictured, and Kaya FC are indicative of just how far club football has come in the Philippines. Photo by Bob Guerrero/Rappler

Ceres takes another step forward in AFC Cup

Apr 13, 2016 - 12:07 PM

Ceres had every reason not to beat Tampines Rovers but still managed to gut out 3 points to move to the top of their group

INJURY TIME. Ceres wasn't at full strength but had the depth to gut out 3 points. Photo by Santino Honasan

Ceres vs Selangor AFC Cup post-game: Good match, better event

Feb 24, 2016 - 2:16 AM

The busmen fight back to dig out a point thanks to an 88th minute equalizer But the bigger story is how this game augurs well for Pinoy club football

WORTHY INVESTMENT. Stephan Schrock showed he was worth whatever Ceres was paying for him by factoring in both of their goals. Photo by Bob Guerrero

A conversation with Azkal Stephan Schröck

Jan 28, 2016 - 2:39 PM

The Filipino German who is currently on loan from his German club to UFL League champions Ceres La Salle opens up about his life on and off the field

Stephan Schröck opens up about his arrangement with German club Greuther Furth, meeting Billy Crawford, attending church, and whether playing in the UFL can negatively impact his ability. Photo by Bob Guerrero/Rappler

UFL side Ceres FC signs Azkals standout Stephan Schröck

Jan 14, 2016 - 5:20 PM

Azkals midfielder Stephan Schröck a veteran of German 2 Bundesliga will help Ceres La Salle in the AFC Cup UFL Cup and UFL League

BACOLOD BOUND. Stephan Schröck (L), seen in a 2015 friendly match against the Maldives, will be playing club football for the Bacolod-based Ceres-La Salle FC. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Azkals vs Uzbekistan postgame: More questions than answers

Sep 09, 2015 - 1:09 PM

After a ghastly 5 1 beatdown on Tuesday the Azkals have some soul searching to do going into October s qualifying road trip

Nightmare in Bocaue: Uzbekistan drubs Azkals

Sep 08, 2015 - 10:00 PM

Stephan Schrock s goal was the lone bright spot in an otherwise heartbreaking night for the Philippine national football team

Anzur Ismailov of Uzbekistan and Misagh Bahadoran of the Philippines battle for control. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Azkals – Maldives postgame : A workmanlike win

Sep 04, 2015 - 11:23 AM

The Philippines defeats an unimpressive Maldives in front of a thin crowd Was it good preparation for Uzbekistan? Here are Bob Guerrero s thoughts on the friendly

ON TO UZBEKISTAN. Jerry Lucena scored his second international goal for the Azkals, but there were several unsung performances that warranted commendation. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Dooley continues to surprise, evolve, and succeed with the Azkals

Jul 09, 2015 - 12:37 PM

The Azkals coach has been able to use new players and a new system to bring his team a step closer to the World Cup His players share how he did it

TOP DOG. Azkals coach Thomas Dooley has had his travails, but the Philippine national football team's recent success at FIFA World Cup qualifiers has made a believer out of many detractors. Photo by Bob Guerrero/Rappler

Azkals stun Bahrain 2-1 in World Cup qualifier upset

Jun 11, 2015 - 10:29 PM

Javier Patiño and Misagh Bahadoran score as the Philippines holds on to defeat the higher ranked Bahrain in a 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match

TOP DOGS. The Philippine Azkals scored back-to-back goals, which proved enough to hold off Bahrain. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Azkals train for FIFA World Cup qualifiers

Jun 03, 2015 - 4:03 PM

Stephan Schrock Phil Younghusband Neil Etheridge and the rest of the Azkals sweat it out in pink practice jerseys as they prepare for their World Cup qualifying matches against Bahrain and Yemen

Photo by Bob Guerrero

Neil Etheridge returns to Manila...for a different reason

Feb 21, 2015 - 1:39 AM

Former Azkals goalkeeper Neil Etheridge will hold a goalkeeping camp in Manila in May and says his problems with Coach Dooley are water under the bridge

PRODIGAL GOALKEEPER. Former Azkals goalkeeper Neil Etheridge will return to Manila to host a goalkeeping camp and still harbors hopes of playing for the national team once more. File photo courtesy of Fulham FC official website

The Azkals and the need to unite

Aug 09, 2014 - 3:07 PM

You can say the losers of this situation are the Filipino fans that have pledged their unconditional support to the Azkals over the past few years Naveen Ganglani writes

Facing revolt, Azkals coach Dooley takes aim at Schrock, Etheridge, Cagara

Aug 08, 2014 - 1:51 PM

Azkals coach Thomas Dooley didn t hold back in his criticism of Azkal players Neil Etheridge Stephan Schrock and Dennis Cagara

Coach Thomas Dooley had harsh words for Azkals Stephan Schrock, Neil Etheridge and Dennis Cagara at Thursday's press conference. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

WATCH: Azkals coach Dooley fires back at Schrock, Etheridge, Cagara

Aug 07, 2014 - 9:39 PM

After being rocked by the criticism and withdrawals of Stephan Schrock and Dennis Cagara Azkals coach Thomas Dooley addressed the media to offer his side

"The PFF are not a pick-up club or a pick-up organization or a chicken farm as Stephan was releasing in the social media," said Dooley. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

On Azkals controversy: Locals need playing time, too

Aug 06, 2014 - 7:32 PM

The Philippine Football Federation says the team s star players may not be released by their home clubs in Europe for tournaments like the ASEAN Football Federation AFF Suzuki Cup because it s not an official FIFA event

“Bottom line, our National Coach Thomas Dooley [needs] to have a team ready which consists more or less [of] our local players to compete [in] events like the Suzuki Cup," said a statement on the Azkals Facebook page. Photo by Mark Cristino

Why the Azkals are upset with team management

Aug 05, 2014 - 5:05 PM

A lack of communication about roster changes and disorganization within the PFF are the reasons why some players aren t pleased with management says a source after Stephan Schrock and Dennis Cagara quit the team

Schrock, Cagara admit Dooley reason behind departure from Azkals

Aug 05, 2014 - 10:12 AM

Schrock: I wanna be honest to you cause you deserve the truth As long as [Coach Dooley] will lead the team I won t wear the jersey of Azkals again

Stephan Schrock announces resignation from Azkals

Aug 04, 2014 - 4:26 PM

Fil German Azkals standout Stephan Schrock tendered his resignation from national team duties according to the team’s official Facebook

SCHROCK SHOCK. Stephan Schrock has resigned from the Philippine national football team. File photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda.

HIGHLIGHTS: Azkals vs Malaysia

Mar 01, 2014 - 5:53 PM

Newly installed coach Thomas Dooley makes his debut in this Azkals friednly in preparation for the AFC Challenge Cup

DEBUT. Azkals head coach Thomas Dooley watching UFL games from earlier this month. Photo by Mark Cristino

PFF names Azkals lineup for Malaysia, Azerbaijan friendlies

Feb 26, 2014 - 6:30 AM

The Philippine Football Federation has bared the list of players who made it onto the squads which will go up against Malaysia and Azerbaijan

LINEUP ANNOUNCED. Azkals head coach Thomas Dooley watching UFL games from earlier this month. Photo by Mark Cristino

Schrock scores as Frankfurt advances to Europa KO stages

Dec 13, 2013 - 1:58 PM

Filipino international Stephan Schrock scores opening goal and wins freekick to help Frankfurt advance to the UEFA Europa League knockout stages

HERO. Schrock served as an unlikely hero in the international fields as he put up a stellar game to help Frankfurt reach the Europa KO stages. File photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda.

Schrock rocks as Azkals keep Peace Cup title

Oct 15, 2013 - 8:58 PM

The Philippines beat Pakistan 3 1 to retain the Peace Cup title

MAN OF THE MATCH. Schrock shone bright anew. File photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda.

Azkal Schrock moves to Eintracht Frankfurt

Jun 27, 2013 - 11:05 PM

Philippine Azkal Stephan Schrock has been signed by Bundesliga side Eintracht Frankfurt

File photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda.

Azkals meet Hong Kong in FIFA friendly

Jun 04, 2013 - 5:56 PM

Rappler previews the FIFA friendly match between the Philippine Azkals and Hong Kong

IN PHOTOS: Azkals vs Turkmenistan

Mar 26, 2013 - 9:15 PM

Snap shots of the AFC Challenge Cup qualifiers match between the Philippine Azkals and Turkmenistan

FROM BEHIND. Stephan Schrock attempts to steal the ball from a TKM booter. Photo by Josh Albelda/RAPPLER

At the half: Azkals 0, Turkmenistan 0

Mar 26, 2013 - 8:15 PM

The Azkals and Turkmenistan are tied at 0 0 at the half of their AFC Challenge Cup Qualifiers match at the Rizal Memorial Football Stadium

Azkals outclass Cambodia, 8-0

Mar 24, 2013 - 10:30 PM

The Philippine Azkals outclassed Cambodia 8 0 to start their AFC Challenge Cup Qualifiers campaign on a sizzling note

PFF releases initial Azkals squad for Suzuki Cup

Oct 25, 2012 - 6:17 PM

Thirty five players have been called up by the Philippine Football Federation for the initial squad of the Philippines for the upcoming 2012 AFF Suzuki Cup a list that includes the Younghusband brothers and goalkeeper Neil Etheridge