UFS to host Soccer Easter Classic tournament


Bloemfontein – University of the Free State (UFS) will host Bloem Easter Classic senior Soccer tournament in order to identify the talent in Bloemfontein.

The tournament will be played with the round robin as well as the knockout stages being the quarter-, semifinals and finals.

“It is a conventional tournament. We are looking to host at least 32 teams. First come, first served,” coach Godfrey Tenoff told Courant Sport.

“We intend to eventually get women and youth involved in the tournament as it moves forward successfully,” he added.

Interested teams must phone Godfrey on 0726748782 or Teboho Motsamai on 073 360 918. Registration fee is R1000.00 and is payable at the office.

The tournament will take place at UFS soccer field from the 18th – 20th April. The winner will receive R7000, a floating trophy and soccer kit while the runner-ups will receive R3000, shield, balls and cones.

Closing date for the application is 10 April 2014.