Thursday, July 26, 2012

George Hoover Trophy to KGF Academy

The result was already out, Super Division champion KGF Academy (BEML) defeated HAL 2-1 in an exhibition match played top two Super Division teams. 

Attacking medio Dada Khalander gave KGF Academy the lead in 12th minute. Veteran striker RC Prakash reduced the margin for HAL in the first half. 

Striker Stephen, who has been scoring consistently for KGF Academy netted the winner in the 55th minute of the match. Top scorer with 11 goals in Super Division, Stephen, also earned the Best Player award. 


Shri  KG Bopaiah, Honorable Speaker of Karnataka State Assembly gave away George Hoover Trophy to KGF Academy. Also, the winning team bagged a cash bonanza of 50,000 rupees given by KSFA. HAL got richer by 30,000 rupees.
  • Super Division Winner: KGF Academy
  • Runners up: HAL
  • Best Player: Stephen (KGF Academy)
  • Highest Scorer: Stephen (KGF Academy)
  • Promising Player: Raj Kiran (ADE)