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July 02, 2020

Youth football tournament launches in Bago

UNDER the supervision of the Myanmar Football Federation (MFF), an opening ceremony for MPT U-14 Football Tournament 2018, sponsored by the Myanmar Posts and Telecommunications (MPT), was held in Bago on Tuesday.
The ceremony was attended by governmental officials, authorities from MFF, former Myanmar footballers, invited guests, youth footballers, their instructors and football coaches.
As part of the opening ceremony, children under the age of 14 kicked footballs onto the football ground. They then took photos together with officials.
The MPT U-14 Football Tournament 2018 is being held in Bago with a total of 12 teams participating, divided into four groups, each consisting three teams, said an official from MFF. Similar tournaments were hosted in Mandalay and Monywa with the aim of promoting football awareness and skills for children under 14.— Lynn Thit(Tgi)


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