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Chanmari FC are the champions of Mizoram Premier League Under 17


03.05.2013 : KFC. | HOME PAGE

(03.05.2013: PRESS MFA RELEASE): Chanmari Fc are the champions of Mizoram Premier League Under 17, they defeated Dinthar FC by 3-1 in a fiercely contested final which was played today (2nd May, 2013) at Lammual, Aizawl, Mizoram.

The favourites Chanmari opened the scoring on the 41st minute through Jerry Mawihmingthanga, Jerry easily tap in from a corner. However, Dinthar FC equalised immediately on the 43rd minute against the run of play, the diminutive striker Malsawma out jumped the taller defenders to head home the equaliser.

Chanmari FC came back strongly and regained the lead on the 44th minute, Jerry again was the scorer finishing swiftly from a counter attack. It was Chanmari who scored again on the 59th minute through V. Lalrinfela after a mistake by the rival goalkeeper handed him an easy chance.


Jerry is declared as the Best Player, he is also the Top Scorer of the tournament with nine goals.

Mizoram Premier League Under 17 was started on the 12th April in which all the eight MPL teams participated. The eight teams are divided into two groups of four, the top two qualified for the semi finals, and then the final.


Sports Minister of Mizoram, Mr Zodintluanga, the chief guest of the final match praised the effort of the Mizoram Football Association saying that, "They are moving on the right direction," and he also mentioned that the goverment is doing its level best for the upliftment of football in the state by building three artificial turf grounds.