The event drew a crowd of over 100 spectators, comprising both local and international attendees, reflecting the internationalization objectives of UTM and the Ministry of Higher Education. Notably, the match featured a blend of players from various nations, including Nigeria, Somalia, Sudan, Egypt, Syria, Yemen, alongside local talents from Malaysia. Conversely, the opposing team was composed solely of local Malaysian players.
This match not only showcased the sporting prowess of the teams but also underlined the collaborative and inclusive environment fostered by UTM, bringing together individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds in the spirit of friendly competition. The event served as a testament to the university’s commitment to creating a globally connected and culturally rich academic environment.