The Saudi Arabian Football Association has come up with a surprise for the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Cup, the second most important championship in Saudi football.
It is worth noting that the Cup of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, abbreviated as the “King’s Cup”, is similar to any other cup competition in the world, where it is played in one match, provided that the losing side is eliminated from the tournament. before the final match.
In previous years, the King’s Cup started with round of 16 matches involving only each of the Saudi Pro League Roshen clubs.
Saudi Federation surprises with the Cup of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques
The Football Association of Saudi Arabia has come up with a surprise for the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Cup, which is considered to be one of the oldest local championships in Saudi Arabia.
The federation has officially announced that the clubs participating in the tournament have 32 teams divided among 18 teams from the Saudi Roshen Pro League, in addition to the top 14 teams in the Yellow League.
It is worth noting that the cup championship, which was first launched in 1957 and continued until 1990, stopped for 18 years before returning again in 2008.
For the past three seasons, Al Ittihad have been pleased with the participation of clubs in the Saudi Roshan League due to heavy crowding in the Saudi football schedule.