|ASEB lift Amba Medhi soccer trophy|
MANGALDAI, Oct 1 – ASEB defeated defending champion Green Valley Sports Club by a solitary goal to lift the 34th All India Invitation Amba Medhi Football Trophy here today. In the final played at Mangaldai stadium, striker Y Gopi Singh scored the golden goal for ASEB.
After a barren first half, Gopi Singh’s powerful strike from inside the penalty box beat Green Valley custodian Chiradeep Chakraborty.
Sunil Murmu of ASEB was adjudged the best player of the tournament. In the closing function, Sports and Youth Welfare Minister Ajit Singh gave away the champions trophy while the Ratneswar Kataki Memorial Trophy was given to the runners-up by Fishery, I&PR Minister Basanta Das.