7s Super League, AIA Revolutionize Football in the PH

February 19, 2024 – Alike Editorial

The much-anticipated inaugural 7s Super League is set to kick off on March 10 at the McKinley Hill Stadium, ushering a new era of football excitement in the Philippines. Organized by 7x7 Football Philippines, this revolutionary league promises to redefine football in the country with its unique seven-a-side format.

Embracing innovation and thrilling gameplay, the 7s Super League introduces a fast-paced and dynamic style of football. With a compact field and smaller teams, matches are expected to be high-scoring and action-packed, delivering an exhilarating experience for fans.

Elite teams comprising top-tier football talent from various cities across Metro Manila will compete in the league's debut season. Among the seven participating teams are the Alabang South Supers, BGC Soldiers, Pampanga Strikers, Paranaque Super Nets, Quezon City Heroes, Siniloan GOM Blues, and Pasig City Pirates.

With a blend of local and international players, the 7s Super League adds a global dimension to the competition, offering fans exciting matchups and diverse playing styles that contribute to the rich tapestry of football in the Philippines.

Anton del Rosario, CEO and Founder of 7x7 Football Philippines, expressed his enthusiasm for the league's launch, emphasizing its potential to revolutionize football in the country. "This will be a game-changer for football in the Philippines," said del Rosario. "The unique format, combined with the caliber of players involved, promises to deliver an unforgettable football experience."

From left: Brian Poe Llamanzares, Pantheon Holdings President, Anton Del Rosario, 7x7 Philippines Founder & CEO, Melissa Henson, AIA Philippines Chief Marketing Officer, Ethan Lee, 7x7 Philippines Executive Director, Javier Lopez-Sans, La Liga representative, and Andre Tani, Arsenal Content Marketing President

He also highlighted the league's commitment to its "7x7 Goals of J.O.Y," focusing on creating Jobs, providing Opportunities, and nurturing the Youth through football.

During the media conference, del Rosario shared that the league will serve as an outlet for players to be professionals in the field.

AIA Philippines, a longstanding sponsor of the 7s Football League, is thrilled to extend its support to the new 7s Super League. The league's founder, Anton, shares AIA's vision of providing a career path to young football players, aligning perfectly with AIA's mission of helping Filipinos live healthier, longer, and better lives. As a consistent sponsor of 7s Football events since 2018, AIA's partnership with the 7s Super League underscores its dedication to supporting football programs nationwide and internationally. Through this collaboration, AIA aims to provide a platform for all players, offering them a continuous pathway to success in the world of football.

"AIA Philippines understands the needs of its customers and provides holistic solutions that include life protection, health insurance, savings, education, retirement, and investment," said del Rosario. "Thanks to AIA, we are able to give players the opportunity to showcase their talent on a bigger stage with the 7s Super League."

Prepare for a football spectacle like never before as the 7s Super League takes center stage. Stay tuned for a season filled with intense matches, incredible goals, and unparalleled football excitement.

About the 7s Super League

The 7s Super League is the premier football competition in the Philippines, introducing a dynamic seven-a-side format to elevate the sport to new heights. Organized by 7x7 Football Philippines, the league aims to provide a platform for top-tier football talent, create an engaging fan experience, and contribute to the growth and development of football in the country. Follow the 7s Super Football League on Instagram or for the latest updates and exclusive content.


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