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Futsal league kicks off at hall of Old Stadium

Team qb stumbled in the opening game of their Cambodia Futsal League title defence on Sunday, falling 13-7 to Khmer Super Red at the indoor hall of Old Stadium. Meanwhile, Daniel FC surged to the top with a 21-11 rout of American Intercon Institute. In other first round results, Funan edged Olympic Youth 14-10, Preah Khan Reach blasted Build Bright 15-6 and Red Ball dispatched All Star Utd 12-4. The 2011 edition organised by the Football federation of Cambodia sees ten teams face each other once in five-a-side games played on Sundays, Wednesdays and Saturdays. The top four finishers will progress to knockout stage semifinals on December 4 with finals on December 10. Overall champions will collect a prize of 6 million riels (US$1,470), while runners up will earn 4 million riels and third place playoff winners will go home with 2 million riels. Other cash incentives include 300,000 riles for the tournament’s top scorer and 400,000 riels for the fairest team.

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