MOROBE Football Association’s (MFA) had promising start to beat Simbu and Hoods respectively in the Besta FA Cup play-offs could see them come off topping their pool with six points at PNGFA Academy, 11 mile.
MFA blasted Simbu 5-1 and then knocked off Hoods 3-2 to be the only undefeated team in the first day challenge.
After their loss in the hands of MFA in their first match, the boys from Central province come back organised in their second match defeating Simbu 6-1 in the other Pool B match.
While in Pool A, PMSA lead with 5-0 win over Talasea and a 0-0 draw against Madang. Madang went to beat Talasea 2-0 in their second match of Pool A.
PMSA trashed Talasea 5-0 and failed to continue on their momentum into their second game which caused them a draw with Madang nil-all.
The game will continue on to tomorrow and the top two teams from each pool will cross over to play the semi-final today and the winners playing in the grand-final on Saturday.
In the women’s division Besta Cup Momase Region women’s champion Morobe Football Association, sent out an early warning to PMSA women that they are aiming for the Besta Silverware by trashing Simbu 9-0 while PMSA manage to score only three against the Highlands Region women’s champion.
Kimbe women failed to turn-up due to financial problem.