Brunei FA Cup

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The Brunei FA Cup or DST FA Cup for sponsorship reasons is Brunei's premier knockout tournament in men's football (soccer).[1] The current format is administered by the National Football Association of Brunei Darussalam (NFABD) since 2012.[2]

Participation[edit]

All football clubs that have registered with the NFABD are eligible to enter the FA Cup, including non-league teams such as FC Phosphor who have entered every edition of the competition despite having not played league football since 2013.[3]

  • 2012 = 44 teams[4]
  • 2014/15 = 36 teams[5]
  • 2015 = 28 teams[6]
  • 2016 = 28 teams[7]

Current Format[edit]

  • First Round: Non-league teams play each other and the winner will advance.
  • Second Round: Teams from the Brunei Premier League enter the competition.
  • Third Round: Teams from the Brunei Super League enter the competition.

Rules and regulations of the DST FA Cup are available here.

Previous winners[edit]

Winners so far are:[8]

FA Cup (BAFA-administered)
DST FA Cup (NFABD-administered)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Football Association of Brunei Darussalam". Data Stream Technologies, Brunei Darussalam. Retrieved 3 February 2017. 
  2. ^ "FOOTBALL/ DST BRUNEI FA CUP FA Cup kick off moved to June 10". The Brunei Times. 1 June 2012. Retrieved 3 February 2017. 
  3. ^ "FC Phosphor return to Brunei football scene". The Brunei Times. 3 July 2014. Retrieved 3 February 2017. 
  4. ^ "44 teams to clash for Brunei FA Cup". The Brunei Times. 7 June 2012. Retrieved 3 February 2017. 
  5. ^ "PIALA FA - DST 2014 Schedules". National Football Association of Brunei Darussalam. Retrieved 3 February 2017. 
  6. ^ "DST FA Cup 2015". National Football Association of Brunei Darussalam. Retrieved 3 February 2017. 
  7. ^ "DST FA Cup 2016". National Football Association of Brunei Darussalam. Retrieved 3 February 2017. 
  8. ^ "Brunei - List of Cup Finals". RSSSF. Retrieved 26 August 2011.