| Fadhil Yunus |
DST continue its association and support to the Veteran Football Association (VFA) with the handover of a sponsorship cheque for the upcoming 6th DST National Veteran Football League 2015 at the DST Headquarters in Tungku Link yesterday.
The curtain raiser Sumbangsih Cup will kick off on Sunday (Jan 11) with reigning President Cup champions XN FT taking on FA Cup holders Al Idrus FT.
Presenting the sponsorship cheque on behalf of DST was Suhaimi Hussain, CEO of DST and received by Awang Haji Roslin bin Haji Suhailee, the VFA President.
Awang Haji Roslin expressed his appreciation and gratitude to DST for their enormous contributions and continuity in providing contributions entering the sixth year as title sponsor.
A total of 34 teams are expected to feature in this year’s Veteran Football League championships marking a significant rise since its inception when only 10 teams were competing.
“I understand that there are six new registered teams and rwo teams have pulled out of the competition this year,” said the VFA President.
He also expressed his hopes that more teams will participate in the DST Veteran League.
The league has witnessed players at the age of 60 taking part in the competition.