Ateneo-UP 'Katipunan Derby' highlights opening day of UAAP 82 Football
Santino Honasan on Feb 27, 2020 11:37 AM
Defending champions Ateneo de Manila face Katipunan rivals University of the Philippines on opening day of the UAAP Season 82 Men's Football tournament.
After a two-week delay due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), it's all systems go for the UAAP Season 82 Men's and Women's Football Tournaments, with the men's games kicking off on Thursday, March 5th.
Opening the men's games will be a matchup between National University and University of Santo Tomas at 8:00 AM, followed by Season 81 semifinalists Far Eastern University and finalists De La Salle University at 1:30 PM.
At 4:00 PM, defending champions Ateneo de Manila University begin the post-Jarvey Gayoso era against Katipunan rivals University of the Philippines, while Adamson University and University of the East wrap things up at 6:30 PM.
The 8:00 AM matches on Thursdays will be available via livestream and iWant while the 1:30 PM and 4 PM matches will be live on S+A, S+A HD, Liga, Liga HD and via livestream and iWant. 6:30 PM matches will be available on Liga, livestream, and iWant.
All matches will be at the Rizal Memorial Football Stadium unless stated otherwise.
Check out the full UAAP Season 82 Men's Football first round schedule below:
On Saturday, March 7th, the women's games begin, with UST facing UP at 8:00 am, followed by Season 81 finalists FEU facing Ateneo at 1:30 PM.
At 4:00 PM, the Boys' High School tournament comes to a close, as 10-peat-seeking FEU meets NU in the Finals.
Check out the full UAAP Season 82 Women's first round schedule below: