All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) on Monday held a workshop with A division clubs regarding the upcoming Martyr's Memorial 'A' Division League.
ANFA and clubs agreed to begin the league from January 10. The league will be played in double round robin format.
ANFA has also increased preparation money to clubs by Rs 1 million. Every clubs will now receive Rs 3.25 million as preparation money for the league.
The prize money, however, remains unchanged. The winner of the league will receive Rs 7.5 million followed by Rs 5 million to runner-up and Rs 2.5 million to second runner-up.
Cash prize for Fair Play Award has also been increased by Rs 100,000 to Rs 300,000. The highest scorer and Best Goalkeeper will also receive Rs 200,000 each and the prize money for Most Valuable Player remains unchanged at Rs 300,000.
Winning club of each match will receive Rs 50,000 as match money. If the match is drawn, the amount will be shared equally between two clubs. Each Player-of-the-Match will receive Rs 10,000 each.
Various presentations regarding on club licensing, marketing, competition matters, accounting were made to the clubs in the workshop.
ANFA President Pankaj Bikram Nembang, Senior Vice President Bir Bahadur Khadka, Vice President Birat Jung Shahi, General Secretary Kiran Rai, executive committee members and representatives from all 14 A division clubs were present in the workshop.