T20 foot­ball tour­na­ment kicks off at PAU grounds

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Pepsi is or­gan­is­ing a two- day T20 foot­ball tour­na­ment at the foot­ball grounds of the Pun­jab Agri­cul­tural Univer­sity.

Foot­ball play­ers from var­i­ous vil­lages and cities of Pun­jab, such as Moga, Khanna, Phagwara, Ja­graon, Sah­newal and Jalandhar, are par­tic­i­pat­ing in the tourney which be­gan on Satur­day.

The reg­is­tra­tion of the foot­ball teams was done free of cost at PAU. The or­gan­is­ers said this for­mat of game in­volves seven play­ers in each team of which five play­ers par­tic­i­pate in the game and two re­main in the re­serve cat­e­gory.

They added that 64 teams would play in the two-day tour­na­ment from which 32 teams


would be short­listed. These teams would play at the MBD Mall next week­end from which one team would be se­lected that would par­tic­i­pate in the grand fi­nale at New Delhi.

The final win­ners would play

a foot­ball match against the In­dian cricket team. The or­gan­is­ers plan to cover Lud­hi­ana, Mum­bai, Kolkata, Chen­nai, Chandi­garh, Ban­glore and Mum­bai un­der this cam­paign.

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