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ICFT: Islamia College Inter Group football Tournament Concludes

Islamia College Inter Group football Tournament Concludes

Srinagar, May 28: The ICS Reds defeated ICS Greens in the finals of Islamia college Inter group football tournament played at college play field on Monday. In the intensely fought final saw some  attacking football being played from both the  sides which comprised the players from the  college team besides some new faces. Shezan opened the account by netting the ball in 16th minute of the first half and Shakira doubled the lead for ICS Greens in 21st minute. Greens  team was leading by 2 goals to nil at the half time. But the Reds team reorganised themselves in the second half and scored 3 consecutive goals in the 47th minute through Waqar and a double strike through Raees in 51st and 67th minute. The spirits were high and boys were working very hard despite observing fast. And in the dieing moments of the match the equaliser came through a beautiful strike from Waris of Greens in the  88th minute. The scores  were level at the end of the alloted time. The match  was finally decided through penalty shootouts and  the ICS  Reds won by 6 to 5 goals.

In the end the incharge Principal Prof. Aijaz Ahmed Bhat and the convenor college sports committee Prof. Shamim Ah. Shamim gave away trophies to the winners and the Runners up.
It was during the tournament that the probables for college football eleven team were earmarked. The final team will be announced after the boys go through a 10 days coaching camp.
The tournament was organised by the department of Physical Education of the college.