Gangtok, July 17
The league round of the ongoing Sikkim Football Association U-17 Football League 2019 was ended here at Paljor Stadium on Wednesday. In its last league match, Sikkim Boys thrashed Howler’s Football Club, Singtam 10-01 to get the full three points. Suraj Limboo scored five goals for Sikkim Boys, while his teammates Abinas Rai scored a hattrick and Karan Tamang and Amar Tamang contributed a goal each in team victory. The face-saver of Howler’s FC was scored by Kriten Pradhan.
On the end of the league round, the State Sports Academy stood on the top in Group A with 12 points from all four wins and Dzongu Football Club on the second position with 7 points from 2 victories, 1 lost and 1 draw. Likewise, Gangtok FC is on third position with 4 points and JVC FC, Singtam and Melli FC secured 2 points each.
In Group B, Sikkim Boys finished the league round on the top with 12 points from all four wins and New Light Academy, Namchi stood on the second position with 07 points. Likewise, Howler’s FC, Singtam on third with 7 points and Chujachen FA and Namthang FA got 3 points each. Now, the State Sports Academy will take on New Light Academy, Namchi in the first semi-final match on 19 July at 12 noon, while the second semi-final will be played between Sikkim Boys and Dzongu FC at 2 PM. The final match will be played on 20 July at 1:30 PM.