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36 Teams to participate in the Soccer-to-unite Tournament

By Moses Twijukye

Kabale

A total of 36 teams will take part in the third edition of the Soccer-to-Unite football tournament starting this Saturday in Kabale municipality.

While addressing a press conference at Victoria Guest House in Kabale, Andrew Amanya, the soccer-to-unite national coordinator said that this year’s tournament will see 20 boys’ teams and 16 girls’ teams competing.

Amanya said that the games will be played in small-sided pitches and small-sized goal posts. The Tournament winning teams will get trophies while players will be awarded gold medals.

Speaking at the same platform, Monica Kankeera, the Soccer-to-unite secretary noted that the tournament is also encouraging the development of girls’ participation in football so as to increase their fitness and to improve their chances towards professional football.

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