Winners of State-level Football
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Winners of State-level Football

February 1, 2019

Vijayanagar Football Club, Mysuru, has won the State-level Football Tournament organised by KKFC Football Club at Chettalli High School Grounds in Kodagu. Seen in the picture are (from left – standing) Jishnu H. Das, M. Surya, Shubham Singh, L.J. Tushar, H.V. Hemanth, S. Shreyas, N.S. Preetham and K. Mohith Kariappa; (sitting) B.M. Sagar, Captain Praveen Raju, Coach N.S. Sukumar and Sharath Singh. Another player Nitin Subbaiah not in pic. Vijayanagar Football Club, Mysuru, defeated BSA Kunda team by a margin of 1-0 in the finals. Mohith Kariappa scored the only goal in the finals. Earlier in the semi-finals, Vijayanagar Football Club defeated Ambedkar Youth Club, Ammathi, 2-1. More than 25 teams from various States participated in the Tournament. With this victory, Vijayanagar Football Club won a cash prize of 25,000. Mohith Kariappa and Praveen Raju were adjudged ‘Player of the Final’  and ‘Best Midfielder’ respectively.

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