By Basil K Mbuye
The first edition of the WDC Apart Hotel Veterans Football Tournament that started yesterday, August 30th in Buea will end today with Kumba Central Veterans facing Buea Veterans in the final.
The competition organised by business magnate Dacosta Watson had a total of six veterans clubs in the Southwest region that took part.
The six clubs were divided into two pools playing at the Molyko Omnisport Stadium and Buea Town Municipal Stadium. In Pool A, Kumba Central Veterans defeated Buea Town Veterans 2-0 and also had an easy ride over Office of Sports and Leisure of Mutengene with a 3-0 spanking.
Meanwhile, in Pool B, Buea Veterans defeated Limbe Atlantic Club thanks to a homologation decision in their favour after they were defeated 5-1 in the game. They also defeated SUFA Buea 3-0 to move into the final.
The final will take place today, Sunday, July 31, 2022, at the Buea Town Municipal Stadium at 3:00 PM local time.
Distribution of Trophies and Cash Prizes
Winners: FCFA 750 000
Runners up: FCFA 350.000
3rd place: FCFA 200.000
4th place: FCFA 150.000
5th place: FCFA 100.000
-6th place: FCFA 75.000
-Best player : FCFA 25.000 plus a trophy
-Highest goal scorer FCFA 25.000 plus a trophy
-Best goalkeeper; FCFA 25.000 plus a trophy