Senator Pia Cayetano, 2nd District Congressman Manuel Sagarbarria, Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo and Provincial Administrator Dr. Henry Sojor led the opening ceremony of the 5th PIA Cup 2020 this morning at the Perdices Coliseum.

Also in attendance are Councilor Michael Bandal and Assistant City Administrator Dr. Dinno T. Depositario along with hundreds of spectators.

Mayor Remollo lauded the 16 women’s teams from Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao that competed for supremacy of the 5th edition of the annual football tournament for women, one of the biggest meets in the country today.

Senator Cayetano, who made it her advocacy to empower girls through sports, lauded the support of the 2nd Congressional District, Province of Negros Oriental and City Government of Dumaguete.

The following are the teams which saw action in the 5th edition of PIA Cup: University of the Philippines women’s football Team X and Y; University of Santo Tomas Teams A and B; Bayawan City Football Club; Futboleras Football Club, Silliman University Women’s Football Club; Kachella Football Club; Tayud United Football Club of Cebu City; Sibulan Football Club; UP Mindanao Football Team of Davao; Red Corals United Football Club Hermusoras of Zamboanga City; Dapitan Football Club; Dipolog Bad Bonitas; FC95 Iligan City and Stonefield Football Club Damas of Ozamis City.