Deedat 16th Zahira Super 16 Soccer 7’s Championship 2022

September 23, 2022 at 6:28 PM

Past Prefects’ Association of Zahira College Colombo will be organizing the Deedat 16th Zahira Super 16 soccer 7’s championship for the 16th consecutive time this year which will be held throughout the entire day at Race Course International stadium on the 01st of October 2022. 

Due to the current situation in our country, the organizing committee has decided to invite schools only from the Western province. Hence 16 Leading, football-playing schools from the Western province will be part of this prestigious tournament for the 16th time where the youngsters will get chances and opportunities to showcase their talents, skills, and abilities in football on a larger scale. 

The Important Aspect of this tournament is, it is played at a venue where international football is played so the youngsters of the country get the opportunity to adhere to the atmosphere of such venues and play in front of a huge crowd. As Sri Lankan Football at the rise with the dream of qualifying for the FIFA world cup in 2030, the Past Prefects’ Association of Zahira College organizing a tournament of such caliber will be a big opportunity for the youngsters to perform and catch the eyes of the National authorities. This tournament will be officiated by experts in local and foreign football who are recommended by the Educational Ministry and the Football Federation of Sri Lanka. 

Further, the organizing committee takes great pleasure in announcing that, the Deedat will be the title sponsor for this tournament.

  • Title Sponsor : Deedat 
  • Gold Sponsor : Trainocate 
  • Silver sponsor : The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) 
  • Official Banking & Finance Partner : Al-Falaah, Alternate Financial Service of LOLC Finance Plc
  • Official Digital Broadcasting Partner : 
  • Official Food Partner : Royal Biriyani & BBQ 
  • Official Photography Partner : Ikram Studio 
  • Official Water Partner : Aqua Fresh Natural Water 

Event partners 

  • A Brand Wooden Flooring (Pvt) Ltd 
  • EFL
  • Leeban Interiors 
  • Smart Biz Consortium (Pvt) Ltd 
  • Sports World • FONO Technologies 
  • BMS Manpower 

All the 16 participating school teams are listed below

01 Al – Hikma College, Colombo 

02 Alethea International School, Colombo 

03 Darussalaam College, Colombo 

04 De Mazenod College, Kandana 

05 D. S. Senanayake College, Colombo 

06 Gateway College, Colombo 

07 Hindu College, Colombo 

08 Isipathana College, Colombo 

09 Lyceum International School, Nugegoda 

10 Maris Stella College, Negombo

11 Royal College, Colombo

12 S. Thomas’ College, Colombo

13 St. Benedict’s College, Colombo 

14 St. Joseph’s College, Colombo

15 Wesley College, Colombo

16 Zahira College, Colombo

The organizing committee invites all soccer enthusiasts to come and feel the excitement of the “Deedat 16th Zahira Super 16 Soccer 7’s 2022 on Saturday, 1 st of October 2022 at Race Course International stadium. 

More details can be obtained from the Past Prefects’ Association’s website ( and Media Coordinator Mr. Muzni Munas on 0770 782783.