Saturday, April 28, 2018

Roots Football School kick-off U13 Youth League Final Round campaign tomorrow

Roots Football School (RFS) will be representing Garden City in the final round of U13 Youth League. For the first time AIFF is conducting a National League for this age category. 70 teams took part in the U13 Youth League for which the pre-qualifying rounds were kicked-off in October last year. 

RFS had a brilliant run in the Karnataka Zone qualifiers getting the better of heavyweights Bengaluru FC and Ozone FCB and maintaining an all-win record. 

The final round comprising of eleven teams distributed in three groups will be playing at the various venues in Kolkata. 

RFS is placed in Group C along with Chennaiyin Football Club, Sudeva Football Club, and Sports Authority of India (EZ). The matches will be played at the Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Krirangan Practice Ground, Salt Lake. 

Group A comprises of Bhaichung Bhutia Football Schools, Minerva Punjab FC, Aizawl, and, Reliance Foundation Young Champs and Group B - Mohammedan Sporting Club, Dempo Sports Club, and Shillong Lajong Football Club. 


  • 9 am, April 29, 2018: RFS 1 Vs Chennaiyin 1 
  • 9 am, May 1, 2018: RFS 0 Vs SAI – EZ 5
  • 9 am, May 3, 2018: RFS 1 Vs Sudeva 9