Kelab AmBank Group kicks off its first Penalty League Competition
Syed Anuar Syed Ali, President, Kelab AmBank Group (4th from left) with the winner of Men’s Cup Category, Sawadee FC.
Syed Anuar Syed Ali, President, Kelab AmBank Group (4th from left) with the winner of Women’s Cup Category, Netster FT.
Syed Anuar Syed Ali, President, Kelab AmBank Group (5th from right) with the winner of Men’s Plate Category, Free Doping.
AmBank Group’s sports club, Kelab AmBank Group (KAG) organised its first ever KAG Penalty League competition for its members on Sunday, 30 September 2018 at the MSN Sports Complex in Setiawangsa.
Over 180 staff participated in the competition with a total of 36 teams comprising 29 men teams inclusive of two teams from Melaka and Batu Pahat, Johor and seven women teams.
“The KAG Penalty League competition is part of KAG’s initiatives in reaching out to its members to foster greater teamwork and relationship amongst AmBankers off working hours,” said Syed Anuar Syed Ali, President, Kelab AmBank Group.
“I am very pleased with the encouraging response from our members, considering that this is the first time we are organising this event. I was made to understand that the penalty league competition is presently being widely organised and is gaining popularity and traction, especially among the youth and football lovers,” added Syed Anuar.
The competition saw Sawadee FC emerge as the first prize winner for Men Cup category and Netster FT won the first prize for Women Cup category, while Free Doping finished top in the Men Plate category. The first prize winners for Men and Women Cup categories received cash prize of RM900, while the champion for Men Plate category received RM500. Cash consolation prizes were also presented to the top eight teams in the respective categories.