The Srinagar leg of Bayern FC Cup – a global inter school football cup, being held in the state for the first time concluded today.
The final was played between Sanctorum School vs Burn Hall School, Srinagar. Sanctorum seized the day with a solitary goal by Salman and defending their lead till the end. It was a tense match where both sides fought tooth and nail that entertained the audience thoroughly.
The Chief Guest on the occasion Syed Abid Rashid Shah (IAS) – Deputy Commissioner Srinagar. He praised the participants and said “It is so inspiring to see that these young athletes are not thwarted by cold or chill but are motivated by the love of the game.” He praised the school’s efforts and said “The school must be congratulated for ensuring that the tournament was played without being affected by harsh weather. DPS Srinagar is always at the forefront of change.”
The Chief Guest was earlier received by Mrs Shafaq Afshan – Vice Principal of the school, who also felicitated the winners.