LAMKA, Manipur, JAN 10: For the first time ever in the histroy of Churachandpur, the Ccpur district sports association, CDSA, is going to host the 22nd U-19 Inter District Football Tournament at Lamka Public Ground which is slated to commence from the 14th of this month in collaboration with All Manipur Football Association, AMFA.
The event which has been planned to be winded up by the 24th January will be inaugurated by the Chairman od ADC
Langkhanpau Guite disclosed the Serectary of the CDSA yesterday during a press conference at the Ccpur Press Club located at Headquarter Veng
The match will be decided by league system is to have have 9 matches with 6 in the Legaue stages said the secretary adding the main motive of the event is of selection of talented football players from upcoming youngsters.
Altogether 6 teams across the state has confirmed their participation and they none other than Imphal East DFA, Imphal West DFA, DSA Kakching , DSA Bishnupur , DSA Churachandpur and DFA Thoubal siad the sources
On the prize structures the Secretary has said that semi finalist will be awarded with Rs 2000/- while the finalist will be given Rs 5000/- and the winner Rs 5000/- alongwith a trophy and a certificate as well as the runners up with Rs 2000, a trophy and a certificate.
The CDSA mention may be made had 41 affiliated clubs with 9 in the first division, 7 in the 2nd division and 25 in the 3rd division and has the track record of organising as many as 6 tournament in one season ie July 2009 to July 2010.