Elvis Kang Sports Writer-Cameroon
The First Edition of the International Solidarity Preseason Tournament started on Saturday 26th of September 2020 after 6 months without football activities disrupted by the coronavirus pandemic in Cameroon.
CLUBS INVITED FOR THE TOURNAMENT
A total of eight clubs have been invited to take part in the tournament that will last for at most two weeks of football. Six clubs from the League one championship and two clubs from the league two championship are expected to take part in the International Solidarity Tournament
Five-time champions of Cameroon, Tonnerre Kalara Club, Colombe of Dja and Lobo, Dragon FC Yaounde, and Fauve Azur from league two are grouped in pool A
Current Champions PWD Bamenda, AS Fortuna, Apejes Mfou, and Renaissance FC from League one are grouped in pool B
OPENING GAMES AND RESULTS
Among the opening weekend games, AS Fortuna from the league one championship had a standout clash with League two side Renaissance FC at the Mbankomo Stadium in Yaounde while Colombe Fc clashed with five-time champions of Cameroon’s League one side Tonnerre Kalara Club of Yaounde.
After the opening games, Colombe Fc and Tonnerre Kalara Club dropped two points each after a tie in the pool A opener. While AS Fortuna grabbed all three points in group B after defeating Renaissance FC
Mbella Thierry of AS Fortuna tops the scoring chart with 2 goals in a single game. Man Ykre, Tassa Victor, Moua Leon, and Bella Rodrigue all shared one in their name.
- It should be noted that The tournament is being played behind closed doors but some spectators could return to the venue under the scrupulous respect of COVIS-19 measures.
- The Tournament is been sponsored officially by FUSION