PCT-Medvil U12 football festival kicks off tomorrow-A A +A
Thursday, March 13, 2014
KIDDIE booters take the field as the 1st PCT-Medvil Under 12 9-A Side Football Festival will kick off on Saturday at the Tionko football field along Quimpo Boulevard in Matina.
Philippine College of Technology and Medvil Football Club coach Ramonito Carreon yesterday said the one-day festival is organized not just to celebrate Davao City's 77th founding anniversary.
"This also serves as selection for the 18 players that will compose the city team for the upcoming Regional Festival of Football organized by the Philippine Football Federation set on April 25 to 27 in Davao del Norte," Carreon said.
He added that Compostela Valley, Agusan and Davao del Norte FA are joining the regional bootfest.
Carreon said, "National team coaches are expected to be around to inspect and scout the players for the national team."
Teams entered are A.L. Navarro/Caraga Film - Chi FC, Black Knights FC, Catalunan Grande Elementary School, Ateneo De Davao University, Matina Central Elementary School, Mintal Interage FC, Stripling Warriors of Indangan, Anakk (Guihing) , Hayenas, KHFC of Digos City, FC Black Rose of Malita, and South Point School of Davao.
A brief opening ceremony is set at 7:30 a.m. with Davao Football Association general secretary Erwin Protacio, Medvil Farms, Inc. Abdul Sarenas and PCT chief executive officer Dr. Gener A. Balili leading the ceremonial kick-off. (MLSA)
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on March 14, 2014.