Day three of the 2016 edition of the Junior Girls National Football Championship kicked-off in Cuttack, Odisha with four games played in total across the two official venues – Barabati Stadium and Odisha Police Ground.
Match No-9: Uttar Pradesh 12-0 Andhra Pradesh – Barabati Stadium
Uttar Pradesh won the game with an impressive 12-0 scoreline! The goalscorers for Uttar Pradesh were Kajal Patel (37th), Pooja Kumari (45th+1, 67th, 85th, 90th), Nisha Negi (50th), Pinkey Kumari (51st, 60th, 72nd, 73rd, 84th, 90th+2).
Match No-10: Tamil Nadu 1-0 Assam – Odisha Police Ground
Tamil Nadu won a close game 1-0 against Assam with Rasiga scoring the golden goal in the 37th minute.
Match No-11: West Bengal 2-3 Kerala – Barabati Stadium
Kerala had to overcome some anxious moments before defeating West Bengal 3-2. The goals for Kerala were scored by Unnimaya (43rd, 74th) and Anagha (57th), but they had to overcome a late Bengal surge with goals from Sayani Naskar (75th) and Sunita Sarkar (81st).
Match No-12: Pondicherry 6-0 Chandigarh – Odisha Police Ground
Pondicherry scored a surprisingly easy 6-0 win over Chandigarh. The goalscorers for Pondicherry were R. Sandhiya (1st, 5th, 11th, 28th, 82nd) and A. Sivasankari (32nd).