Zakir Hussain and Baselius set up for an exciting final

Zakir Hussain and Baselius set up for an exciting final

The College Boys final of the RFYS Football National Championship will witness Zakir Hussain College, Delhi take on Baselius College, Kochi.

Having beaten Zakir Hussain in the league stage of the National Championship, Baselius College are confident of lifting the trophy while Zakir Hussain are determined to take revenge this time.

Both the teams are coming into the finals in form. Zakir Hussain play with an attacking impetus. Only St. Anthony College, Shillong have scored more goals in the National Championship. However, they will be up against a sturdy defense of Baselius College who thrive on counter-attacking football. Dibin MD has been the star man for Baselius College with four goals in the National Championship, he is in the running for both Golden Boot and the Golden Ball awards.

Zakir Hussain's keeper, Mukul Chandra would be determined to take his clean sheet tally to three and bag the Golden Glove. Dishant Negi, Zakir Hussain's top scorer missed the semi-final and is a major doubt for the final with an injury but the team has coped up well in his absence. Mujtaba Khan has been chipping in the goals while Aditya Singh Rawat and Uma Shankar have been influential in the team's performance. The only defeat Zakir Hussain had in this season was against Baselius College in the league stage of the National Championship and the boys from Delhi are confident of making things even against the Champions Of Kochi.

The game is bound to leave the spectators on the edge of their seats and being just a step away to become the Boss, it would be interesting to see how both the teams setup to cancel each other’s strengths.