Nagpur News: SFS High School stunned defending champion Rabbani High School 4-3 via sudden death to emerge under-14 champion in Subroto Mukherjee Divisional Football Tournament which was organised by DSO at Police Line Takli ground, here on Friday.
However in under-17 section, Rabbani emerged champion defeating SFS Junior College. In under-14 final, the score was equalised (1-1) during the regulation time. Initially Rabbani were leading by 1-0. Mohammad Faisal put them ahead with stunning goal. After facing goal, SFS too intensified their attacks. As a result in the 22nd minute they managed to equalised the score through Arnuag Lokhande’s efforts. Then both the teams failed to break a deadlock. In penalty shootout, Atul Pandit and Anurag Lokhande netted goals for SFS. For Rabbani, Mustafeez Raza and Amman Sadique scored the goals. In sudden death, Usam Ali scored the winning goal for SFS.
In under-17 final, Rabbani pipped SFS 3-1. Mohtashim Jamal who struck twice played an important role in the victory. In the very fourth minute, he gave early lead to Rabbani. Then in the 17th minute, Shadab Akhtar increased the lead and put Rabbani in commanding position.
After a change of ends, Shreyas Deogade created hopes for SFS by reducing the deficit in the 34th minute. However in the 45th minute Jamal once again scored and sealed the fate of opponents.