Ten teams to compete in UBD football championship

Fadhil Yunus

Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) through the Student Affairs Section and the Students’ Association will jointly host the UBD Football Championship 2021 among Higher Learning Institutions at Field A of the UBD Sports Complex.

The championship, which aims to foster closer ties among students at higher learning institutes with the hosts, will begin tomorrow until July 31.

The meet will also introduce players who have the potential to represent the higher learning institution team in future tournaments.

The teams are UBD, Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA), Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB), Religious Teachers University College of Seri Begawan (KUPU SB), Politkenik Brunei (PB), Institute of Brunei Technical Education (IBTE), Laksamana College of Business (LCB), Kolej International Graduate Studies (IGS), Cosmopolitan College of Commerce and Technology (CCCT) and Micronet International College (MIC).

The teams will be divided into two groups namely ‘A’ and ‘B’. The top two teams from each group will advance to the semi-finals, which will be held on July 24 and July 26.

The winner of the semifinal ties will take their place in the final on July 31 to play for the title.