ASEAN IDs Two World Cup Players of Filipino Ancestry

  Photo: Netherlands' Jonathan De Guzman and USA's Nick Rimando (Source: FIFA.com)

Photo: Netherlands' Jonathan De Guzman and USA's Nick Rimando (Source: FIFA.com)

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) identified two athletes in the ongoing World Cup in Brazil who have Filipino ancestry, reports Philstar.com. Jonathan de Guzman, born to a Jamaican mother and a Filipino father, plays for the Netherlands. Team USA goalkeeper Nick Rimando, meanwhile, has a Filipino father and a Mexican mother.