WITH the event just a week away, the 10th San Roque Football Festival has already drawn the interest 120 teams.
The organizers are expecting it to balloon to 180 squads before the registration deadline this weekend.
The Boys Under-12 has the most participating teams so far with 20, followed by the Boys Under-17 with close to 20 teams also.
The Men’s Open division has drawn a total of 16 teams so far but is expected to reach to 35 teams.
The San Roque Football Festival kicks off on Aug. 23 and will run for two weekends.
On the opening matches played will be in the Players 6, Players 8, Players 10 and Boys Under-12 divisions. The Ladies Open, Boys Under-19, Men’s BPO, 42-and-above and Men’s Company divisions will be slated on the following day.
Boys Under-14, Girls Under-14, Boys Under-17 and Girls Under-17 categories will be on Aug. 30, while Men’s Open and 38-and-Above divisions will be on the final day of the tournament.
Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on August 16, 2014.