Premier Soccer League under Way in DPRK
Pyongyang, March 22 (KCNA) — Premier soccer league matches are now taking place at Kim Il Sung Stadium and Sosan Football Stadium here as part of the Mangyongdae Prize Sports Games.
As of March 20, the Kigwancha Sports Team and the Sports Team of the Ministry of Light Industry showed good results in men’s matches, leaving April 25 and Sonbong teams behind, which had advanced to the finals at the 12th People’s Games.
In women’s matches, the Myohyangsan team is taking the first place with six matches, four wins and two draws, and following it were April 25, Amnokgang and Sobaeksu teams.
According to a person concerned, the teams at middle class have produced good results so far, going beyond the expectation of experts.