Dubai Refreshment (P.J.S.C.) ON 27th of FEBURARY declared the opening of the 7Up Dubai Government Entities Football League 2013. The league, which is being organized by Dubai Refreshment (P.J.S.C.), the sole franchisee, manufacturer and distributor of Pepsi-Cola products in Dubai, Sharjah and Northern Emirates, in partnership with Dubai Sports Council [DSC], involves 28 government entities and semi-governmental organizations.
The tournament is being held at the Dubai Police Officers Club in Al Garhoud and the first match was played between Dubai Police and Dubai Courts. The tournament encompasses two leagues– Teams above 38 years old and Teams under 37 years old.
The kick-off of the first 7Up Dubai Government Entities Football League 2013 was preceded by a spectacular Opening Ceremony. This was followed by a parade of all the 28 participating teams in alphabetical order. An impressive performance by football freestylers was one of the highlights of the Opening Ceremony.
This was followed by a brilliant display of LED dancers, which left the packed stadium spellbound. A wonderful laser and lighting show, followed by fireworks completed a well-orchestrated opening ceremony.