Women's ● Mar 24, 2006

President S R Nathan to grace Women’s Challenge Cup Final


The FAS Young Women have qualified for the final of the 2006 FAS Women’s Challenge Cup after their defeat of ITE Women’s 3-0 in their semi-final match. Meeting them in the final will be Bishan Arsenal FC, who scored a 6-2 win over Paya Lebar Punggol FC in the semi-finals.


This is the first time these two teams have reached the finals of the Women’s Challenge Cup. Previous champions of the competition, which is currently in its 6th year of running, include ITE Women’s (2005) and Tampines Rovers (2004).


The final will be played on Saturday, 25 March 2006 at Jalan Besar Stadium. Kickoff time is 4.30pm. Guest-of-Honour President S R Nathan will grace the event. Admission is free.


Our local women’s clubs will also be receiving their S.League CareUnited Development of Women’s Football (DWF) Scheme subsidies of $2,000 each on that day.