Makwanpur (GoalNepal) - Sankata Club and APF Football Club are set to face each other in the fifth Bagmati Gold Cup today. The match will kick off at 2 PM at Janata Ma Vi ground in Faparbari, Makwanpur.
APF defeated Machhindra FC in the previous round of the tournament while Sankata will be playing their first match of the tournament. Sankata replaced Church Boys United after they opted out of the tournament. Sankata are the winners of the recently concluded Aaha! Rara Pokhara Gold Cup.
Today's winners will face Makwanpur-11 in the semifinals of the tournament. BYSC, USA and Jawalakhel Youth Club have already made it into the final four.
A total of ten teams are participating in the tournament which includes seven A Division League sides, one foreign team and two local sides. The winners of the competition will receive a shield, medal and certificate along with cash of eight lakh rupees, while the runners-up will receive four lakh rupees.
Similarly, the organizers have said that a sports journalist with exemplary work in the field of sports will also be honored with cash of 15,000. The organizer expects everyone's support and cooperation to complete the competition successfully.
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