National Finals, Senior Boys: Malabar Special Police HSS, Malappuram triumph over the defending Champions
The finale is here. The match to decide which team is the best after months of competition. The match to decide which team walks away with the highly coveted trophy. Read on below to find out how your favorite team did in the final match for the Junior Boys category.
The fixture was held in the Reliance Corporate Park in Mumbai on January 5th, 2020.
This finals match was between Shillong College Higher Secondary Education, Shillong and MSP HSS, Malappuram. Both teams started out the match in a attacking mode. Intent on converting every opportunity aggressively. MSP HSS struck first with a goal in the 7th minute. Rahul Renjith was near the goalpost during the corner kick and scored with an amazing header that deflected past the post and went into the nets. They couldn't hold their lead for long as just six minutes later Aibiang Mame Nongneng got the ball near the goalpost after a defender missed it. He made the most of the opportunity equalizing the score very early in the game. The period of game play was marred by a lack of scoring. The next goal came in the 25th minute when MSP HSS took the lead back with a goal from Kiran K after some scuffling near the goal. The goal was declared by the assistant referee after there was some miscommunication. Shillong College was looking to equalize the score before the half ended but they had no luck and at the half they were still down 2-1. MSP HSS held the slim lead until the very end when in the 57th minute Kitboklang Khyriem scored one penalty kick to equalize the score at 2-2. MSP HSS took the lead back for good with a score from Muhammed Ajsal in the 68th minute. He got a header assist from Haroon and scored an amazing shot straight into the nets. At full time MSP HSS was still leading 3-2 and were crowned champions in the Senior Boys category. The player of the match went to Muhammed Ajsal from MSP HSS. The Golden Boot went to Remark Kharmalki from Shillong College Higher Secondary Education Shillong. The Golden Ball was awarded to Haroon Dilshad P from MSP HSS for his six goals. The final award, the Golden Glove was given to Muhammed Fayiz P from MSP HSS for amazing glovework.
You can check out the match centre here.