RFDL Season 3: Top Teams In Meghalaya-Assam And North Region Buckle Up After The Conclusion Of Regional Qualifiers

The Reliance Foundation Development League (RFDL) Season 3 has been a thrilling ride so far, witnessing intense competitions across various regions of India. Here’s how the proceedings came to an end in the Meghalaya-Assam and North Regional Qualifiers.

Meghalaya-Assam: Northeast United FC Lead the Pack

In the Meghalaya-Assam region, Northeast United FC showcased their dominance by topping the Regional Qualifiers with an impressive 30 points. Their stellar performance secured them a spot in the National Group Stage, highlighting their prowess on the field.

Northeast United FC's remarkable journey saw them excel in both offense and defense. Laishram Danny Meitei and Akshat Mehra emerged as the top goal scorers for the team, each netting 7 goals throughout the qualifiers. Their offensive prowess contributed significantly to Northeast United FC's impressive goal tally of 30, making them the top-scoring team in the region. Moreover, their solid defense led to 8 clean sheets out of 10 matches, further solidifying their position as formidable contenders in the tournament.

North Region: Punjab FC top the proceedings

In the North region, the Regional Qualifiers concluded on March 20 with Punjab FC emerging as the frontrunners. With 28 points to their name, Punjab FC secured the top spot in the table, showcasing their determination and skill on the field. Onang Dodum from Punjab FC stood out as the leading goal scorer, netting an impressive total of 12 goals throughout the qualifiers.

Delhi FC stole the spotlight in terms of goal-scoring, tallying up an impressive total of 36 goals throughout the season. The final match in the North region concluded in a 1-1 draw. As teams prepare for the challenges ahead, the stage is set for an exhilarating National Group Stage, where the best of the best will clash for ultimate glory in the RFDL Season 3.

Despite being last year's winners, Sudeva Delhi faced a setback this season, finishing third. However, being one of the best third-placed teams across regions, they have also qualified for the National Group Stage. All eyes will be on them as they will aim to exploit the experience of playing at the latter stages of the tournament.

As the excitement builds and anticipation grows, fans and enthusiasts can expect nothing short of thrilling matches and remarkable displays of talent in the upcoming phases of the Reliance Foundation Development League.

Stay tuned for all the latest updates and action-packed moments from the biggest U-21 tournament in India.