THE two-day 3rd Erco Samareño Cup kicks off today, May 13, 2023 in two different venues.

Matches for the Boys Under-13, Boys U-15, Men’s Professionals and Men’s 38-Above will be played at the Dynamic Herb Sports Stadium in Talisay City, while the Mix U-7, Mix U-9, Mix U-11 and Boys U-19 will be at the Cebu City Sports Center (CCSC) football pitch.

A total of 143 clubs and school-based teams will be playing today.

On May 14, it will be the Men’s Open division at the Dynamic Herb Sports Stadium, while the Ladies Open, Girls U-17, Men’s BPO, Men’s 48-Above and Boys U-17 at the CCSC.

The 3rd Erco Samareño Cup has drawn a total of 218 teams. The Men’s Open division has the bulk of the participating teams with 36 followed by the Boys U-13, Mix U-11 and Mix U-9 with 28 squads each.