Srinagar, Oct 9: The first of its kind Anantnag Champions Knockout Football tournament is set to kick start on Saturday at Anantnag Sports Stadium.
The tournament organised by District Football Association Anantnag under the banner of J&K Football Association is going to witness 20 teams competing in it.
The main highlight of the event would be some of the top teams from Srinagar. Team like Real Kashmir FC, Downtown Heroes FC , AG’Office XI, Food and Supplies.
While Real Kashmir FC is top side of Kashmir and is going to attract fans from all over Anantnag, another team that is likely to give it tough fight would be Downtown Heroes FC.
The old city of Srinagar based side is newly formed club that has set it’s eyes on big stage of the Kashmir Football. It would be first ever event participation for the team since it’s inception and they would like to leave a mark and start it’s own legacy.
The club has set it’s foundation based on providing a platform for local Kashmir players and provide them atleast basic facilities for which they have been craving for.
It would be worth seeing how club would perform during the tournament and how fans would recieve it.