Neighborhood Football Tournament [Archives:1998/32/Sports]

August 10 1998

According to a program prepared by the Yemen Association of Sport for All, the Association’s branch in Sanaa launched the first if the summer events on Sunday, August 9 with a football tournament for neighborhood teams and Arab and foreign communities living in Sanaa.
A total of 32 teams divided on four main centers are taking part in the tournament:
1- University center,
2- Industrial Institute center,
3- Ahli Club center, and
4- Orphan Home center.
Matches are to be held in each center to qualify the first and second teams for the quarter finals. A team will disqualify for the semi-finals at its first loss. The final match is scheduled on September 26 to coincide with the celebrations marking the26 September Revolution.