Opuwo Annual Soccer and Netball Tournament this weekend

17 Sep 2014 18:50pm
OPUWO, 17 SEP (NAMPA) – At least 23 soccer teams have so far registered for the Opuwo OK Grocer Annual Soccer and Netball Tournament set to take place this weekend.
Teams from all over the country have been invited to compete, and more than 60 football and netball teams were expected to register.
This is the third time the tournament takes place.
Some of the teams that have registered are from far as the Omusati and Otjozondjupa Regions.
The football category is being sponsored with N.dollars 30 000 by Opuwo OK Grocer. The winning team is expected to pocket N.dollars 15 000, while the runner-up wins N.dollars 8 000.
The third-placed team will be awarded N.dollars 5 000 and the team in fourth place, N.dollars 2 000.
The netball category is being sponsored by the Kunene Pharmacy with an amount of N.dollars 10 000. The winning team will scoop N.dollars 6 000, while the runner-up will be walking away with N.dollars 2 500 and the team in third place with N.dollars 1 500.
The tournament takes place at the Newman Katuta Stadium in Opuwo on Saturday and Sunday.