BSRC win veteran football meet in Seria

Daniel Lim

BSRC emerged winners of the 3rd 9-a-side Veteran Football Tournament after defeating Bomba 995 on penalties during the final match at the Seria Football Arena last Sunday.

The match saw a dramatic finish as both teams failed to register a single goal in regulation time, resulting the match to continue to extra time where BSRC won 3-1.

BSRC beat KBW in the semis, while Bomba 995 won against Belait District Football Association (PBDB). In the third place playoff, PBDB defeated KBW 3-0.

Chairman of the Chinese Chamber of Commerce in the Belait District Loo Soon Nin presented the prizes. Secretariat General of PBDB Morni bin Zakaria was also present.

Ten teams competed in the tournament. Group A comprised Panaga Gp, Chivas, Bomba 995, KBW and Mengellela ‘B’, while Group B comprised PBDB, Panaga P2K, BSRC V, Mengellela ‘A’ and MBS United V.

The tournament, organised by Mengellela Football Team in collaboration with PBDB, aimed to establish healthy relations among football players and teams in the Belait District.

BSRC players celebrate with the trophy. PHOTOS: DANIEL LIM
BSRC and Bomba 995 players in action during the match.