Monday, November 19, 2012

Kedari Redekar Football Tournament: South United emerges as the winner

Tuesday, November 20, 2012: 6 pm: After a hard fought battle against  promising Pune FC Academy (PPFCA), South United came out as the champion of the 12th Kedari Redekar Cup.

The match was tied 2-2 at full time. Striker Stephen scored both the goals for South United. They shot all the goals in tie-break and the score went 5-all. Finally,  in sudden-death, PPFCA's failed to score making making South United the worthy champ!    

Individual awards
  • Best defender - Jayanta Rajbanshi
  • Best midfielder - Manivannan
  • Man of the tournament - Amose T
 

Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 11 am: South United  stormed into the final of Kedari Redekar Cup at Gadhinglaj, Kolhapur. Playing against Pune based DSK Shivajians today morning, the Bangalore-based club shot 3-0. Amoes, Murugappan, and Madhukaran scored a goal each.

The team will now play against Peninsula Pune FC Academy (PPFCA) in the Finals later today. In the other semifinal, PPFCA defeated Gadhinglaj United 1-0.

Monday, November 19, 2012: South United FC defeated a Kolhapur team to reach the semi-final of the 8th edition of Kedari Redekar football tourney played at Gadhinglaj, Kolhapur today morning.

Raman Vijayan’s boys thumped the local team with 4 goals, Amoes scored a hat trick and I-league footballer Vignesh Gunashekar netted the fourth one. 

The tournament got delayed by a day owing to the death of Balasaheb Thakare. South United will be playing their semifinal match tomorrow morning.