The event will feature teams in the age groups of 12, 14 and 16 years..
MDFA Super Division club Millat FC is set to host a 5-a-side tournament in Mumbai this Sunday. The event will take place at the Jankidevi School Turf near Andheri’s landmark Lokhandwala Complex in the city suburbs.
The tournament which commences at the weekend will feature 16 teams in each of the age groups of 12, 14 and 16 years. They will compete in a league cum knockout format with each team playing at least three matches.
Each team can have a maximum of eight outfield players except a keeper. There will be five players per team on the pitch at any given time with three rolling substitutes. The winners in each category will take home Rs. 12000 plus a trophy while the runners-up will pocket Rs 8000 to go with the silverware.
Those keen to register their teams can call Mr. Farhan on 9833853687. All teams must pay an entry fee of Rs 3000.
Date: 28th August,2016
Entry Fee: ₹3000
1st prize:₹12000 + trophies
2nd prize:₹8000 + trophies
Teams:16 teams each category.
Format: League cum knockout matches; minimum 3 matches per team.
Venue: Urban Sports Astroturf, Jankidevi School, Andheri Lokhandwala.
Time: 20 minutes per match.
Contact: 9833853687 for registration.
Cut-off for under 12 is 2004,for under 14 is 2002, and under 16 is 2000.
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