In the Opening match Faculty of Pharmacy won 4 - 1 against Faculty of Sharia and Law. Mr. Abdisamad Egeh Habaneh, the Dean, Office of Student Affairs and Counselling Services (OSACS) gave an opening speech before the tournament started.
Habane's speech was immediately followed by a short speech from the Director Ministry of Sport of Awdal Region who gave a warm welcome to all members of the public to Awdal Region. He invited everyone to Amoud University Cup which is scheduled to be held at Haji Dahir Stadium for the coming few weeks in a knock-out fashion. He added emphatically that "This is the biggest Cup in Borama district". In Amoud University tournament, all academic units including faculties and schools from main campus, town campuses of Sharia and Law and College of Health Sciences compete in the show.