AMOFA Academy beat FC Kumbi 2-1 for H Biro and H Brojen Memorial Football tournament crown
By Our Sports Reporter
IMPHAL, Feb 5 : AMOFA Academy Moirang were crowned the champions of the 4th H Biro and H Brojen Memorial State Level U-13 Football Tournament 2020 held at Moirang Multipurpose Hr Secondary School ground after beating FC Kumbi by 2-1 goals today.
Both FC Kumbi and AMOFA Academy were on level term through out the game but the Moirang team had a 1-0 advantage till the break with Raj finding the target early in the 9th minute.
FC Kumbi which failed to convert their chances on few occasions however managed to pull level in the 59th minute via Robertson but to their disappointment Alex put AMOFA Academy ahead yet again within two minutes.
Despite Kumbi FC's attempts to draw level latter on, AMOFA held on and surged home 2-1 to lift the champions trophy and walked away Rs 20,000 richer along with medals. Runners up, FC Kumbi were too feted with Rs 10,000 and a trophy.
Best midfielder of the tournament, Lamlaljom Gangte of AMOFA Academy; best striker, Lungoulal Kipgen of AMOFA Academy; best goalkeeper, Salatun Rahman of AMOFA Academy; best defender, S Birchandra of FC Kumbi were also felicitated with trophies and Rs 1,000 each along with best promising team, PHDO of Ithai.