By Siti Rohaizah Zainal
SUBANG JAYA, Jan 26 — The Menteri Besar Selangor (Incorporated), or MBI, has continued to be the main sponsor for the second edition of the FAS Women’s Super League.
Its Corporate Social Responsibility head Ahmad Azri Zainal Nor said the sponsorship was part of the organisation’s effort to provide more opportunities for women in football.
“MBI remains committed to supporting all kinds of sports events, especially those aiming to unearth new talents to represent Selangor or our country.
“Therefore, the sponsorship for the second season of the FAS Women’s Super League was continued because we want to provide more opportunities to the young generation to participate in the event,” he said when met at the voting ceremony, here yesterday.
The FAS Women’s Super League is scheduled to run for two months, beginning February 8. The event offers RM10,000 in cash to the champion and RM5,000 to the runner-up.
The 2023 edition will see 12 teams divided into two groups and competing for the championship.
Group A consists of FC Spicegals, MBSJ FC, NSW FC, Shah Alam United, PJKITA FC and FC SWAT while Group B comprises Permodalan Negeri Selangor Berhad (PNSB) FC, UiTM Lioness, SSS Leopard FC, Universiti Pertahanan Nasional Malaysia (UPNM), Sternen FC and Kelana United.
The grouping match will be held at Radia Arena, Bukit Jelutong, while the knock-off round will be held at Arena Majlis Bandaraya Subang Jaya.