Recentfusion.com—Pokhara: Organizer Sahara Club Pokhara (SCP) is taking on Far Western 11 Sporting Club in the opening match of 15th Aaha Rara Gold Cup Football Tournament that is going to be held from 17 January to 28 January in Pokhara Stadium.
The fixture of the tournament yet to be disclosed but according to SCP Chairman Birbhadra Acharya, the above mentioned team will be the opening rivals. The club has organized a press meet today to inform about the final preparation of the tournament.
The champion team will bag 501001 rupees including shield, medal and certificate and runner up will receive 251001 rupees, informed SCP general secretary Keshav Raj Baral. The best player will get a scooter.
Likewise, best goalkeeper, best defender, best striker and best striker will bag 15,000 rupees each and the best goalkeeper 25,000 rupees cash. Dharan Football Club, APF Club, ANA USA Football Team, Rumpum Jhapa 11, Sankata Club, Nepal Police Club, United Sikkim Football Club India, MMC, Nepal Armi Club and Farashganj SC Bangladesh will also take part in the tournament.
The saving of the tournament will be invested for the accommodation and football training including education of helpless children of Sahara Academy which has been running by SCP in Pokhara- 17 of Dobilla for years. The tournament is sponsored by Himshree Foods Pvt.Ltd.