Panaji, Mar 4 (UNI) Budweiser Live, the Dream 6v6 Cup tournament road show, received tremendous response from the football fans across the state as several amateur players filled in the forms to register as a team and participate in the unique international tournament.
Speaking to mediapersons here, on the last day of the three day road show in the state Budweiser head of Marketing for India Anil Manjunath said, ''After completing the road show in Maharastra and Goa we want to reach out to football fans across Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh and bring them closer to the game by introducing them to this exciting six-on-six amateur football tournament.'' The next road show will be in Karnataka and it will conclude at Vizag in Andhra Pradesh. In all 35 road shows will be completed in 10 cities till March 17, he added.
The Registration closes on March 8, after which 25 teams each from the states of Maharastra, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh and Goa will be chosen through a lucky draw.
This will be followed by regional elimination on April 5 and 6, after which the four regional winners will travel to Mumbai for national finals. The winning team will represent India and live the dream of playing against teams from 17 other countries at old Trafford in Manchester on May 5.
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