TEJPRATAP Singh and Anshul Bhusari scored twice while Manav Dandewar found back of the net once as Youth Academy blanked Aman-Ashish Football Club, Indora 5-0 in the Aai Kusum Sahare Memorial Open Vidarbha Football Tournament under way at Reshimbag ground on Wednesday.
Singh stared the proceedings as early as in the first minutes of play scoring his first goal in just the 33rd second of the match. In the 9th minute, he made it 2-0. In 21st and 33rd minutes of play, Bhusari struck twice and Dandewar (39th) completed the final figure. In other matches, riding on Ganesh Choudhary’s lone effort in 39th minute, Team Soul pipped Unity Football Academy 1-0.
Rahul Brothers also scored an identical 1-0 win. With Tanay Ahir finding back of the net in the 39th minute of play, Rahul defeated Dighori Football Club. Kasapura’s Unique Football Club blanked Ajooba Star from Mominpura 3-0. Tanzil Ansari (29th), Ahtesham Ali (49th) and Munir Ali 50th found the target for the winners.
In a match that went to the penalty shoot-out, Avinash Friends Football Club edged past Rohit Friends FC 5-4. At end of regulation time, both teams were locked 1-1. Ravi Roka’s 43rd minute strike for Rohit Friends was cancelled by Avinash’s Sachin Mithail in the very next minute. In the ensuing shoot-out, Avinash’s Emmanuel Francis, Goldy, Chirag Naidu and Rohan Kaithwas scored while for Rohit Ravi Roka, Rishabh Baisware and Vicky Baisware beat the keeper.