Brunei Super League opens with Charity Cup tonight

Syazwani Hj Rosli

Super League defending champions Royal Brunei Armed Forces Sports Council (MS ABDB) will face FA Cup champions Kota Ranger FC in the Charity Cup at the Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium in Berakas tonight.

The cup match acts as a curtain raiser for the new Brunei Super League season.

Public Relations Officer of the National Football Association of Brunei Darussalam (NFABD) Waqiuddin Abdul Haq bin Haji Abdul Rajak shared this during a press conference at the NFABD House yesterday.

MS ABDB team manager Major (U) Muhd Nur Aidi bin Haji Abdul Razak said the league will be tougher this season with six new teams competing.

“We will strive to keep up with the challenges and make the best out of tomorrow’s opening”, he said.

Kota Ranger FC manager Md Nazib bin Haji Ali said that his team have prepared well for the new season and will give their best for tonight’s match.

Team captains, Mohammad Khairul Mee Mail and Adi Said, echoed their managers’ statement at the conference.

MS ABDB and Kota Ranger FC managers and team captains pose with the trophy. PHOTO: SYAZWANI HJ ROSLI