The Association for the Wellbeing of Elder Sportspersons (AWES) will organise their first ever AWES Cup football tournament, starting September 1 at the Duler Stadium, Mapusa.
Twelve teams, including four from outside the state, will compete for top honours in the tournament which is backed by the Goa Football Association (GFA) as the official curtain raiser for the season ahead.
Group A: Dempo SC, ONGC (Mumbai), Calangute Association
Group B: Salgaocar FC, Viva FC (Chennai), FC Goa (Development Squad),
Group C: FC Bardez, FC Pune City (Development Squad), Dempo SC (Jrs)
Group D: Sporting Clube de Goa, Gokulam FC (Kerala), Vasco SC