Vice-Chairman of the State Administration Council Deputy Prime Minister Vice-Senior General Soe Win attended the opening ceremony of the Inter-Technology and Computer University Football Tournament for the 2022-23 academic year at Nay Pyi Taw Wunna Theikdi Stadium yesterday afternoon.
Union Minister for Science and Technology Dr Myo Thein Kyaw delivered a speech and kicked off the ceremony. The sports teams took sports oaths.
The Vice-Senior General and party cordially greeted the contending teams and watched the opening match between Technological University (Upper Myanmar) team A and team D from Group 3.
In the first half, the A team scored the opening goal in the 37th minute. In the second half, both teams poured off their excellent skills to conquer each other. In the 50th minute and seventh second, team A translated its chance into a goal for the second and the third in the 64th minute. Hence, the team A won over the team D with a 3-0 result.
The contending teams were divided into four groups. University of Computer Studies (Upper Myanmar) team A of Group 1 comprises players from Mandalay University of Computer Studies and Universities of Computer Studies (Panglong and Bhamo). Team B consists of footballers from the Universities of Computer Studies (Mandalay, Lashio and Taunggyi) and team C, students from the Universities of Computer Studies (Magway and Meiktila). University of Computer Studies (Lower Myanmar) team A of Group 2 is formed with players from Yangon University of Computer Studies, Information and Technology University, and Universities of Computer Studies (Sittway and Myeik). Team B is constituted of players from the Universities of Computer Studies (Pathein, Maubin, Hinthada and Thaton). Team C is formed with players from Universities of Computer Studies (Toungoo, Pyay, Hpaan and Loikaw). Technological University (Upper Myanmar) in Group 3 comprises Mandalay Technological University Technological Universities (Myitkyina, Bhamo, Magway and Pakokku), the B team, Technological Universities (Kyaukse, Taunggyi, Lashio, Panglong and Kengtung), the C team, Technological Universities (Mandalay, Yadanabon Cyber City, Kalay, Monywa and Sagaing) and the D team, Myanmar Aerospace Engineering University, Nay Pyi Taw Technological University, Technological Universities (Meiktila and Yamethin).
In Group 4, Pyay Technological University, Technological Universities (Hmawby and Toungoo) are included in the Technological University (Lower Myanmar)A team, Yangon Technological University, Technological Universities (Sittway, Pathein and Hinthada) in the B team, Technological Universities (Thanlyin, Mawlamyine and Hpa-an) in the C team and Western Yangon Technological University and Technological Universities (Maubin, Dawei and Myeik) in the D team. Group matches will be held till 3 April, the semifinals on 5 April and the final on 7 April. — MNA/TTA