AROROY, Masbate, Feb. 4 (PNA) — The Aroroy Football Association Inc. (AFAI) has inculcated among students of this gold-rich town the love for soccer football that, in the process, has sent many of them as scholars in the University of Sto. Tomas, San Beda, University of the Philippines and other well-known schools in the country.
The association develops students to embrace the love for soccer football – and it paid, as the sports has given these students an opportunity to have scholarships in different universities and colleges that need their services as soccer players.
Leo Granatin, AFAI coach and coordinator, said they have already produced 37 scholars in universities and 27 in colleges.
Presently, AFAI is training 700 male and female players from high schools and the grassroots level in the sports.