Srinagar, December 16: At iconic Salt Lake stadium, Kashmir’s top football side, Real Kashmir FC created history by booking place in final of the historic 123rd IFA Shield football tournament by beating favourites Mohammedan Sporting Kolkatta by 4-0 goals.
Playing it’s semifinal against former champions Mohammedan Sporting on Wednesday, Real Kashmir FC dominated match completely on way to final.
Real Kashmir FC are now a step away from creating history of lifting the historical IFA Shield trophy that is one of the oldest tournaments in the World.
In the match, both teams matched each others tricks in first half. At the end of first score was goalless.
In second half, Real Kashmir FC looked completely different side toying with Mohammedan Sporting Club defense line. They went on to score back to back four goals to seal their place in the final of the tournament .
Lukman scored hattrick for Real Kashmir FC. He opened score for Real Kashmir FC in 59th minute of the game and seven minute later added his and teams second. In the 87th minute Lukman made it 3-0 for real Kashmir FC to complete his hattrick .
Mason Robertson completed the mauling by scoring fourth goal in 91st minute.
Real Kashmir FC is only football team ever to take part in IFA Shield tournament and in its maiden outing they have got golden of lifting the trophy.
Meanwhile in another semifinal of the tournament George Telegraph Sports Club beat United Sports Club by 2-1 goals.