Entries invited for UMS 9-ASide Football tourney
KOTA KINABALU: Clubs and teams in Sabah are invited to join the 9-A-Side Football Open Tournament that is being organised by Universiti Malaysia Sabah Sports Centre in conjunction with the university's convocation ceremony.
The tournament is on November 18-19 and all clubs and teams in the state are invited to join the fray.
The tournament will be played in a Winner's Pool and Loser's Pool format with attractive cash prizes of up to RM10,000 up for grabs.
Closing date for registration is November 16 and entry fee is RM280 per team. There will be a manager's meeting on November 17.
Meanwhile, UMS Sports Centre director Mohd Asyraaf Fong Abdullah said that matches would be played on normal and artificial turfs.
“This is to give the public a chance to mingle with the UMS community and to see for themselves the sports facilities that are available.
“During the tournament there will also be a Pesta Tamu Gadang Jabatan Hal Ehwal Pelajar UMS where various activities and stalls would be available for people to patronise.
“The public is invited to visit the pesta tamu gadang and to come witness the teams in action,” Asyraaf said in a statement, yesterday.
For registration and more information on the tournament contact Syairah Asilah (017-3361901), Ramlan Rashid (014-8926342) or Azman Soaibah (016-8207479).