ILOILO City – Central Philippine University Golden Lions bagged the Men’s Open Category crown of the 1st Jerry P. Treñas Dinagyang Football Festival on Jan. 18 at the CPU Football field.
The Golden lions captured the title after a 5-0 domination over Pixel Data of La Paz in the knockout championship match.
Jed Delariarte and David White fired two goals each, while Jan Bernard Delariarte added another one for the champions.
Meanwhile, Calinog F.C. salvaged the bronze finish after scoring a 4-3 thriller victory over Bordz Abet F.C of Sta. Barbara.
Ilonggo United F.C., on the other hand, ruled the Men’s Open Plate Category after a 2-1 victory against Boracay F.C. in the finals.
The two-day football competition, which is in line with the city’s Dinagyang Festival, was presented by Jaro F.C. in cooperation with the Iloilo City Government./PN