Blades lift 7-a-side football tourney

Blades lift 7-a-side football tourney

In the first half of the final match, Solina Tigers scored two goals while Switch blades came back into the match by netting two in the second half, courtesy Junaid Khan.

Switch blades lifted the 7-a-side winter football tourney after defeating Solina Tigers 3-2 in the finals played at Amar Singh College grounds here on Wednesday.

In the first half of the final match, Solina Tigers scored two goals while Switch blades came back into the match by netting two in the second half, courtesy Junaid Khan.

Later Asif Majeed Sheikh score the 3rd goal giving his team victory by a margin of 3 goals to two.

Junaid Khan was adjudged the Man of the Tournament while Asif Majeed Sheikh bagged the man of the match award. At least 16 teams from Kashmir region participated in the tournament which was played on knockout basis.

The final match was witnessed by a large gathering of locals, while several officials of the J&K Football Association including Fayaz Ahmad Sofi, S Abdul Hamid, Mohd Shafi Nari, Professor Bashir Ahmad and senior coaches of Solina Academy – Tariq Ahmad Madni and Abdullah Dar were also present on the occasion.