Greenwood School, Dimapur gave an impressive display yet again by outclassing Mingmang Nalbari High School, Assam, 7-0 in the quarterfinals of 61st Subroto Cup International Football Tournament being played at New Delhi.
It began at Subroto Park Football Ground (SPFG) early on Sunday morning with Greenwood School, Dimapur, Nagaland, overwhelming Mingmang Nalbari High School, Assam, 7-0 in the quarterfinals.
Yilasielie scored a hat-trick for the winners getting on board in the seventh, 22nd and 35th minute of the game. The other goals were scored by Limathung (12), Yiselie (19), Kevespa (37) and Vibito (50).
Congratulations to all of the teams who have made it to the Semi-finals.
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Heirok Higher Secondary School, Imphal, Manipur, then swept NNMHSS, Chelembra, Kerala, 6-0 to win the second quarterfinals on the same ground. L Bikramjit (6th, 26th) and J Likson (28th, 33rd) scored a brace while A Seitam (10th) and A Johnson (50th) got the other two goals.
Action then moved to the Ambedkar Stadium where Government Model High School, Chandigarh, beat Government Chawngfianga Middle School 1-0.
In the fourth and final quarterfinal, Barway High School, Chainpur, Jharkhand, also won 1-0 against Mihmyntdu Rc Eve Secondary School, Meghalaya. Samir Soren scored the winning goal in the ninth minute of the match.
In the semifinals to be played on Tuesday at SPFG, Greenwood, Nagaland will take on Heirok, Manipur while Government Model, Chandigarh will clash against Barway, Jharkhand in the second match at Ambedkar stadium.
Subroto Cup is one of India’s premier school football tournaments on India and is conducted by the Indian Air Force.