Srinagar, September 29: Downtown Heroes FC opened its campaign in First Postive Kashmir knockout football tournament with win at SyntheticTurf TRC Ground Srinagar on Tuesday, September 28.
In the match Downtown Heroes clashed with Syed Tajjudin FC under flood lights.
The Downtown Hero’s FC players were more aggressive in their approach and they made some early moves to beat the defence lines of the Syed Tajuddin FC.
In the 30th minute of the game Frank of Downtown Hero’s FC managed to score the first goal of the match putting his team ahead. The first half ended 1:0 in favour of Downtown Hero’s FC.
In the second half the situation was no different, Downtown Hero’s players were not only determined to maintain the lead, but occasionally they counter-attacked and in 75th minute of the play, they were successful in their attempt as Diler scored the second goal.
It dampened the spirits of police players and for the rest of the play no further goals were scored. When the referee blew the final whistle, the score line read 2-0 in favour of the Downtown Hero’s FC. Diler of the Downtown Hero’s FC was declared as player of the match for his performance.
The tournament is organized by J&K Football Association in collaboration with J&K Sports Council.