Staff reporter

Team Agay Zhoem and Team Upper Trongsa played in the final of the fourth season of the veteran football championship in Trongsa yesterday.

Team Agay Zhoem won the tournament, scoring three goals against Upper Trongsa.

Eleven teams from the dzongkhag participated in the tournament.

The winner was awarded a cash prize, trophy, and individual prizes.

As per an official, the tournament was organised to promote physical health and wellbeing through games and sports, and also to promote social harmony.

“The game was organised to promote physical engagement for non-communicable disease reduction among elderly citizens and to encourage senior citizens to participate in games and sports,” an official said.

Edited by Tashi Dema