Monday, May 27, 2024
33 C
Brunei Town

Guangxi team arrives for friendly match

Guangxi Pingguo Haliao Guojing Football Team from Guangxi, China landed in Brunei Darussalam for a friendly match with DPMM FC yesterday.

The match will take place tomorrow at the Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium in Berakas.

Chargé d’Affaires and Counsellor at the Chinese Embassy in Brunei Darussalam Wang Haitao, chairperson of the friendly match Pengiran Haji Salleh Ab Rahaman bin Pengiran Haji Damit, chairperson of the organising committee Lim Han Chiong and members of the organising committee welcomed the team at the Brunei International Airport.

The team’s sports supervisor Wang Xiao said it is an honour for Guangxi Pingguo Haliao Guojing Football Team to participate in the match on behalf of Guangxi. It will showcase the province’s spirit and the team’s skills as well as foster friendship with local players and stakeholders.

The visiting team features import players – Giovanny, Yacine Bammou and Hector Hevel – playing alongside Hu Rentian and Dong Yifan.

It is a collaboration between Brunei and China to advance cooperation in key areas including education, culture, sports, health and tourism to enhance the well-being and prosperity of the peoples of the two countries.

The match will see a lucky draw among ticketholders to win a grand prize of a Haval Jolion. Other prizes include five smart television sets as second prizes, three refrigerators as third prizes and two water purifiers as fourth prizes.

Tickets for the match are available for purchase at selected outlets and online. Commemorative T-shirts are also available for purchase.

Guangxi Pingguo Haliao Guojing Football Team plays in China League One, the second tier of Chinese football. – Lyna Mohamad

Chargé d’Affaires and Counsellor of Chinese Embassy in Brunei Darussalam Wang Haitao, chairperson of the friendly match Pengiran Haji Salleh Ab Rahaman bin Pengiran Haji Damit and chairperson of the organising committee Lim Han Chiong with Guangxi Pingguo Haliao Guojing Football Team. PHOTO: LYNA MOHAMAD
Lim holds a banner to welcome the visiting team. PHOTO: LYNA MOHAMAD
ABOVE & BELOW: Giovanny; Yacine Bammou; Hector Hevel; Hu Rentian; and Dong Yifan. PHOTO: LYNA MOHAMAD
PHOTO: LYNA MOHAMAD
PHOTO: LYNA MOHAMAD
PHOTO: LYNA MOHAMAD
PHOTO: LYNA MOHAMAD

spot_img

Latest

spot_img