Compostela Valley Football Association (FA) opened their campaign in Group F of the Philippine Football Federation (PFF) Smart Under-22 Regional Championship with a win against Agusan Del Sur FA, 1-7, at the Davao del Norte Sports and Tourism Complex in Tagum City on Friday.
The games in Group F, featuring six matches will run until today, December 13. The tournament is the sixth regional qualifier for the inaugural U22 national championship.
In the other Group F opening day game, the Davao del Norte versus Davao FA match ended in 2-2 draw at the end of regulation.
After the games in Tagum City, the next leg of the elimination round of the tourney is scheduled to be played in Sultan Kudarat from December 18 to 20.
Maguindanao-Cotabato City FA, North Cotabato FA, FA of South Cotabato and host Sultan Kudarat FA will see action in the competition featuring six games.
The regional youth-level tourney’s elimination round will be capped off with Group H games that will be joined by Misamis Occidental-Ozamiz FA, Zamboanga FA, Zam-boanga del Norte-Dipolog FA and Zamboanga del Sur-Pagadian FA.