One of the top football clubs in Davao City is set to compete in a prestigious national football tourna-ment for kids in Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon over the weekend.
The Southshield Foot-ball Club is aiming to win the crown at the 2017 Del Monte Football Cup at Camp Philips Football grounds against some of the top football clubs in the Philippines.
Southshield who are made up mostly of students from Southpoint School in Datu Loho, Barangay Maa, Davao City hopes is com-peting in three divisions 8, 10 and 12 under divisions.
Having won two third place trophies and medals in the same tournament in 2015, Southshield is very confident of their chances this year due to their strong finishes in several local football tournaments in Davao City.
The team who will try to bring honor to the city will be lead by their three coaches Greg Napuran, Roland Manabit and AJ Adana, all former football players of the University of Mindanao.
To prepare for the competition, the team has been training hard for the past weeks in order to compete well against some of bright football players in the country. Romeo Bra-ceros