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14 teams for Kerala soccer tournament

posted Feb 5, 2011, 4:11 AM by ABDUL SALEEM saleem
DUBAI: VG Middle East, an event management company in Dubai, will organise the first ever Kerala Football Tournament in which 14 teams, representing all 14 districts of Kerala will vie for the rolling trophy and other prizes.

The tournament will kick-off on Jan.28 and will run through Feb.4, 11, 18, and 25, all Fridays, at the Etisalat Academy Grounds, Al Ghusiais.

All play-offs, being held in the IPL cricket league style, will have a special guest from the South Indian film industry. 

“Every district will be represented by prominent celebrities from the Malayalam film industry,” Managing Director of VG Middle East K Mohammed Mushthaque said.

Each team will be given the opportunity to include three outside players, irrespective of nationality, he said.