J&K Bank Football Team defeat Iqbal Sports by solitary Goal
JKFA Annual League Football Tournament 2019…
Srinagar: The Annual League Football Tournament is in progress both at Synthetic Turf TRC and Polo Ground West. The matches were played today the 31st of July 2019 at Synthetic Turf, TRC Srinagar. Young Iqbal defeated Hyderya Sports by 4-2 in Super Division.
The second match of Premier Division was played between J&K Bank Football Team (J&K Bank XI) and Iqbal Sports. Both the Teams played exceptionally well and the first half score was 0:0. The budding players of Iqbal Sports faced all the challenges of experienced J&K Bank XI side and marked their players properly which resulted in J&K Bank Players having a tough time to beat the defence line of Iqbal Sports.
It was in the 75th minute of the second half that J&K Bank took advantage of a mistake from their opponents & scored a goal. Iqbal Sports maintained their rhythm & fought upto the end but could not find the net. The spectators were enthralled by the quality football exhibited by both the teams. Finally J&K Bank XI defeated Iqbal Sports by a solitary Goal.
Meanwhile, three matches of Senior/Junior Division were also played at Polo Ground West, in the First match Seven Star FC got a walkover against NFC Peerbagh. In the 2nd match Youth Development Academy, Allochibagh defeated Tawheed FC by two goals to one. In the third match of Senior Division Kashmir United FC defeated Islamic University FC by one goal to Nil.
The tournament is organized by District Football Association Srinagar.