May 7, 2008, 7:01 AM
The 2010 Kartong Nawettan Championship, organised by Kartong Youth and Committee (KYSC) kicked -off at Kartong playing ground over the weekend.
Twelve teams namely- United Brothers FC, Bandinto United FC, Old Hand FC, Nakam Mandela FC, Silver FC, Arrow FC, Back Well FC, Techo FC, World 11 FC, Balanta Kunda FC, Real de Kartong FC and Champion Break FC are vying for the title.
The tournament kick-start with a thrilling encounter, featuring Bandinto United FC, who defeated United Brothers FC 1-0 in the opening game.
Bandinto United FC lone goal in the game was netted by Abba Jarju in the 39th minute of the game from a spectacular strike.
In the junior championship, Sanchaba defeated Junior Stars FC 1-0 in the opening on Saturday.