Filipino central midfielder best known as a member of FC Ingolstadt 04 II and Ceres FC. He began representing the Philippines internationally at the Under-19 level in 2009.
He was born in Munich and played youth soccer for clubs like FSV Ilmmunster and TSV 1860 Munchen.
He led the Philippines to its first-ever win over Indonesia during the 2014 AFF Championship.
He has younger brothers named Mike and Marco.
He and Jason Sabio have both played for the Filipino national team.