16 - 20 December 2020
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About the event
In this Covid-19 pandemic year, football has come to a standstill in Singapore, especially for women.
This inaugural Women's Panna Challenge was hence birthed from a joint commitment by Soccer Girl Goals, Expy The Lab and FAS to provide more opportunities for women to continue playing competitively while staying safe.
Matches will be played daily from 16 - 20 Dec 2020, and will be supporters will be able to watch the livestream via the 3 channels:
How the game works
What is Panna:
Played in a 1 vs 1 format, a panna is when the ball is played in between the opponent’s legs (also known as Ole or Nutmeg).
Players win by either:
a) Dealing a successful intentional panna (immediate knockout) or
b) Scoring more goals than the opponent within the stipulated match duration.
How to win
For detailed version of Rules & Regulations, see document below:
Match duration for this event:
3 rounds x 2 minutes (Total: 6 mins per match)
How to win the Challenge:
4 players per club
Each player plays 3 matches (i.e. 3 opponents)
Game time per player:
3 opponents x 2 minutes/match x 3 rounds (Total: 18 mins per player)
Clubs with the most points wins
Points system per match round:
Win by Panna - 5 pts
Win by Goals - 3 pts
Draw - 1pt
Lose - 0pt
Walkover - 5pts (treated as Panna win)
Event Press Release & Media Features
Press Release on 15 Dec 2020 by Football Association of Singapore
Feature on 16 Dec 2020 by BeritaHarian, the sole Malay-language broadsheet newspaper published in Singapore.
Press Release on 20 Dec 2020 by Football Association of Singapore
Post-event Feature on 20 Dec 2020 by ASEAN Football Federation (aseanfootball.org)
Photo Feature on 21 Dec 2020 by The Straits Times, Singapore
Post-event Feature on 21 Dec 2020 by The New Paper, Singapore
Post-event Feature on 21 Dec 2020 by Yahoo News Singapore
Post-event Feature on 21 Dec 2020 by Sports247 Malaysia
Post-event Feature on 21 Dec 2020 by Singapore News Live