Logo of Phnom Penh Post newspaper Phnom Penh Post - Aquarius tournament kicks off

Aquarius tournament kicks off

Aquarius tournament kicks off

The Aquarius Futsal Cup will launch its inaugural edition today at the 3G Mini Football Pitch, with 32 teams divided into eight groups of four.

The amateur five-a-side competition, title sponsored by the sports drink brand, will see the top two of each group progress to the knockout stage.

Former Cambodia national team player and coach Hok Socheatra, who is chief of the tournament’s committee, said on Friday that both professional and amateur players would be allowed to participate, but not those involved in the Metfone C-League.

The teams are bracketed thus: Panha FC, Jet’s Sport, V Train Team and Real Madrid Khmer (Group A), Ba United, DK Dem, Light Ning FC and OV. Mal (Group B), Coca Cola FC, Home Sports, Reel Team FT and Daniel (Group C), Cambo FT, Khmer Super FC, Victory FC and Red Land (Group D), Elephant’s Kid, Red Ball, Green Empire and LFCKH (Group E), 3G FC, AFB Sports, AMRU FC and Olympic Youth (Group F), Cabbage FC, Cavs FC, Toul Sangke FC and UY FC Prey Veng (Group G), S3 FC, PSC FC and CCF (Group H).

MOST VIEWED

  • Diplomatic passports issued to foreigners to be annulled

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation will move to annul diplomatic passports issued to those not born in Cambodia. Analysts say the move may be in relation to reports that former Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra used a Cambodian passport to register as

  • The hairy little heroes saving many lives in rural Cambodia

    IN RURAL Siem Reap province, rats dare to tread where no person will, as these hairy little heroes place their lives on the line each day for the good of the local community. The rodents are the most important members of a special team, leading

  • Hun Sen warns Irish MP of EBA ‘mistake’

    Prime Minister Hun Sen on Saturday told former Irish premier Enda Kenny, still a member of the EU nation’s parliament, that the 28-nation bloc should not make a “third mistake” regarding Cambodia by using the preferential Everything But Arms (EBA) agreement to “take 16 million

  • PM warns EU and opposition on 34th anniversary of his rule

    HUN Sen reached the milestone of 34 years as Cambodian prime minister on Monday and used the groundbreaking ceremony for a new ring road around Phnom Penh to tell the international community that putting sanctions on the Kingdom meant killing the opposition. “Please don’t forget