Chandigarh, Nov 10 To mark the 550th Prakash Purb (birth anniversary) of Guru Nanak Sahib, non-profit organisation Khalsa Football Club in association with the Global Sikh Sports Federation is organising first Sikh Football Cup, 2019 in Punjab to promote the Punjabi Sikh identity globally and wean away the youth from drug abuse. .
The tournament will be held from November 23 to December 7 under FIFA rules.
Khalsa Football Club team would play matches with prominent teams in India as well as football clubs in different countries.
The club, affiliated with the Punjab Football Association, would act as launching pad for promising players to enter contracts with top ranked Indian as well as European football clubs.