Guwahati City FC Academy clinched the title of Gauhati Sports Association’s (GSA) talent identification competition ‘1st Talent Hunt U13 All Guwahati Inter Coaching Centre Football League, 2021’ today, February 28 as they beat Narengi FCC 3-1 in a thrilling final encounter at Sarusajai Practice Ground of the IGA stadium.
Guwahati City FC took the lead with defender Aryan Kishore Yadav scoring twice and midfielder Pritam Brahma added one. Manas Das scored one for Narengi FCC in the injury time.
Guwahati City FC midfielder Pritam Brahma was awarded with the best player of the tournament trophy. Aryan Kishore Yadav (Guwahati City FC) was adjudged as the best defender and Ayan Ahmed (Guwahati City FC) was awarded as best goalkeeper. Dibyapratim Basumatary (Guwahati City FC) was awarded the top scorer trophy with nine goals.
A total of 37 players were also selected from the tournament for one month coaching camp for the Guwahati district team which will be organized by the GSA for the state championship.
Moloy Bora, Commissioner of Sports & Youth Welfare Department was present on the occasion as the Chief Guest and encouraged the budding Footballers. Dhrubajyoti Kalita, General Secretary, Guwahati Sports Association; Sunmita Bora, NRL officer; Krishanjan Chanda, Principal, Southpoint School; Ex-international player Debashish Roy, ex-state player Motilal Das, Bikram Rabha; and Gautam Dutta, vice-president, Assam Lawn ball Association were also present on the occasion.
All eight participating teams were presented with mementos.