JKFA Annual league Football Tournament
Excelsior Sports Correspondent
SRINAGAR, July 29: In the ongoing League Football Tournament, two matches were played at Synthetic Turf, here.
In the first match of the Super Division, FC Views defeated Suffalo Sports by five goals to one (5-1), while in the second match of the Premier Division, J&K Bank defeated Lone Star KFC by three goals to nil (3-0).
The teams were introduced to Sarmad Hafeez, Commissioner/ Secretary,Youth Services & Sports, who was the chief guest on the occasion.
Both the teams entered the play field with their hopes high to return victorious. In the beginning both the teams presented a good show receiving appreciation from the crowd for displaying quality football.
Both the teams made good moves, but in the 38th minute of the first half, Farhan Ganai of J&K Bank made no mistake in converting a goal from a nice wall pass. At half time, J&K Bank was leading by one goal. Right from the onset of the second half, Lonestar KFC made certain aggressive moves and virtually the entire defence line of J&K Bank shattered.
Later-on, in one of the counter attacks, J&K Bank took a splendid shot which hit the crossbar and Lonestar KFC had a narrow escape. J&K Bank consolidated their position by making good moves which finally resulted in a good goal scored by Aaqib in the 65th minute. Aaqib’s goal bluffed the goalkeeper and took him by surprise. Adnan scored the third goal for J&K Bank to help them defeat Lonestar KFC by three goals to nil (3-0).
The tournament is being organized by District Football Association Srinagar, Medical Partner Rahim Green & Football Sponsor Sports International (VECTOR).