Saudi Gazette report
RIYADH — The Saudi Arabian Soccer Federation (SAFF) has introduced that the primary version of the Saudi Federation Girls’s Cup will kick off in November with the participation of 16 golf equipment.
SAFF indicated that the golf equipment will probably be divided inside two ranges, with 8 groups in every degree in keeping with their positions final season.
The primary degree contains Premier League golf equipment, that are: Al-Nassr, Al-Hilal, Al-Shabab, Al-Ittihad, Al-Ahli, Shou’lat Al-Sharqiyah, Riyadh and Al-Qadsiyah.
Within the second degree, which incorporates first-division golf equipment, they’re: Al-Bairag, Jeddah, Najmat Jeddah, Ittihad Al-Nusoor, Al-Himmah, Suqoor Al-Gharbiyah, Saham and Al-Amal.
SAFF mentioned that the match will probably be performed in a knockout system, beginning with the spherical of 16.
The draw ceremony for the Saudi Federation Cup for the 2023/2024 sports activities season happened on Wednesday, within the presence of representatives of the collaborating golf equipment at SAFF headquarters in Riyadh.
SAFF has additionally accredited the monetary prizes for the Saudi Federation Cup, the place the champion of the match will obtain SR750,000, whereas the second-place membership will obtain SR500,000, and the third place holder will obtain SR200,000.
Commenting on the launch of the primary version of the Cup, Director of the Girls’s Soccer Division Alia Al-Rasheed indicated that the institution of the Saudi Federation Girls’s Cup represents an necessary step throughout the improvement plans for girls’s soccer.
Growing the variety of matches in the course of the season is likely one of the strategic objectives that contribute to elevating the technical expertise of feminine gamers and growing competitiveness between groups, Al-Rasheed mentioned.
She additionally indicated that the success of the Saudi Girls’s League and the First Division League in its first season contributed and helped speed up the remainder of the steps geared toward creating ladies’s soccer.