MAERSK FC bested Red Card FC, 2-1, to emerge as the Primera division champions of the 6th Urban Football Challenge held on Saturday at the McKinley Hill Stadium.
Bannered by the division’s Best Female Player Kristine Vinzon, Maersk FC captured the championship after finishing the double-round robin on top of the table with six wins and two losses for a total of 18 points.
Besides Maersk FC and Red Card FC, also competing in the Primera division in the Saturdays-only tournament organized by Urban Football Philippines are Alabuelo, Torba and Twister United.
The tournament also featured six teams in the Segunda division.
Established in 2012, UFP is not only organizing tournaments for football enthusiasts but it been also involved Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday night open plays and football camps at the McKinley Hill Stadium and The Turf in Bonifacio Global City.