KUWAIT CITY, Oct 11: The women’s football league begins today at Jaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium and will be played until mid-March 2018, reports Al-Jaridah daily.
The daily added 12 teams are participating in the tournament. Each team consists of 7 players a side and each team will have twelve players.
Participating in the championship will be Al Fatat Club, Al-Oyoun, Juventus Academy, the American University of Kuwait, Famos, West Wing, Jaguars, Waves, Seven, Navy and Hawally.
The championship is held for the first time under the umbrella of the Football Federation, after the recommendation was approved by the Women’s Football Committee, chaired by Dr Anwar Nouri.
Vice-President of the Women Football Committee Fatima Hayat said that the committee has witnessed a remarkable activity both during the previous transitional committee chaired by Fawaz Al-Hassawi and the current transitional committee headed by Ibrahim Al-Shehab.