China PR and Japan are seeded in the Group A, and Korea REP. and DPR Korea are seeded in the Group B. The remaining 6 teams are divided into Group A and B by a draw.
Each group will play a single round robin league format. In addition, each team will have an inter-group match.
No points will be awarded from the outcomes of the game.
Only the final results of the each game will be displayed.
There will not be any outright winner or champion emerging from this tournament as it is not a competitive Championship.
The following individual awards will be given to each group:
Top Scorer, MVP, Best MF, Best DF, Best GK
Duration of Matches
Each match shall last eighty (80) minutes, comprising two periods of forty (40) minutes, with an interval of ten (10) minutes from the whistle ending the first period to the whistle starting the second period.