24.02.2018: MFA PRESS RELEASE : RFL Plastics Mizoram Football Association Futsal League was concluded tonight (23rd February) at R Dengthuama Hall, Aizawl with Chanmari Futsal Club emerging as the inaugural MFA Futsal League champions.

Chanmari Futsal Club overcame Chhinga Veng Futsal Club with a 6-5 victory in a thrilling final.

Chhinga Veng Futsal Club 5-6 Chanmari Futsal Club
CVFC : (Lalsawmzela 2', Vanlalthlanga 21', Vanlalhriata 31', Vanlalhriata 45', Vanlalthanga 49')
DHANMARI : (Lalbiaknia 6', David Laltlansanga 18', David Laltlansanga 22', David Laltlansanga 23', David Laltlansanga 29', Vanlalhriata (OG) 49')
16 teams contested for the trophy in the first ever Futsal League under the All India Football Federation. The League kickstarted in January with teams divided into two groups of 8.

The top four teams from each group qualified for the quarterfinals which was played in a double-legged tie along with the semi-finals. The final being a one-off.

A total of more than Rs. 2 Lacs were distributed in prize money, and the Mizoram Football Association in collaboration with Zonet TV provided live telecasts for all the matches in the league.
Champions - Chanmari (Trophy + Rs 80000)
Runners Up - Chhinga Veng (Trophy + 50000)
Semi Finalist - Saron Veng & Durtlang (Rs 20000)
Quarter Finalist - Electric Veng, Ramhlun South, Armed Veng South, Dinthar (Rs 10000)
Fairplay - Chanmari (Trophy + Rs 5000)
Best Player - David Laltlansanga, Chanmari (Trophy + Rs 5000)


Rampant Chhinga Veng FC run riot to lift MPL Under-18 trophy.

Chhinga Veng FC run riot to lift MPL Under-18 trophy

25.11.2017: Chhinga Veng FC 4-1 Dinthar FC
CFC : (F Lalruatdika 26', C Beithalo 36', Savapna Jeevan Ratna 37', F Lalnuntluanga 81')
DFC : (Vanlalzairimawia 7')

25.11.2017: PRESS RELEASE MFA : Chhinga Veng FC lifted their first Mizoram Premier League Under-18 trophy tonight with an emphatic 4-1 victory over Dinthar FC. Topping the league scoring charts with 22 goals from 7 games, they proved their goalscoring prowess in both the final and semi-final.
Chhinga Veng FC run riot to lift MPL Under-18 trophy
They put four past league leader Bethlehem Vengthlang FC in the semi-finals and repeated the feat in the final. Dinthar FC were uncharacteristically sloppy against their opponents in the final as they struggled to get into the game after a bright start and an early lead.
Mizoram ​ Premier League Under 18 award winners
Champions - Chhinga Veng FC
Runner's Up - Dinthar FC
Best Goalkeeper - RS Lawmzuala (Dinthar FC)
Best Defender - Laltlankima (Bethlehem Vengthlang FC)
Best Midfielder - Alan Lallawmsiama (Chhinga Veng FC )
Best Forward - F.Lalnuntluanga (Chhinga Veng FC )
Best Player - C.Beithalo (Chhinga Veng FC)
Top Scorer - F.Lalnuntluanga (Chhinga Veng FC, 8 goals)
Fair Play Award - Chhinga Veng FC

They had taken the lead on the 7th minute through Vanlalzairimawia which made them look set to give Chhinga Veng FC a good fight. Chhinga Veng FC equalised in the 26th minute with an F. Lalruatdika strike. The turning point of the match came late on in the first half as Dinthar FC were undone by two quick goals from C Beithalo and Savapna Jeevan Ratna on the 36th and 37th minutes.

Chhinga Veng FC kept their opponents at bay for much of the second half, protecting their two goal cushion. They managed to add a fourth late with F. Lalnuntluanga finding the net.


U12 Football - called the Young Legend's League was kicked off

Young Legend's League 2017

13.11.2017: PRESS RELEASE MFA : A football league for children under 12 years called the Young Legend's League was kicked off yesterday, November 11, 2017 at Chhangphut Field, Champhai, Mizoram.

The YLL is a 'baby league' organised jointly by 8One Foundation, New Delhi and Mizoram Football Association. The league will provide competitive matches for Under-12, Under-10 and Under-8 teams for around 7 months, with matches played on Saturdays and during school holidays.

Each match will be played under five-a-side rules with each age group comprising of 12 teams. The 12 teams will each have 7 players. Each age group competition will be played in a league format that will see two teams face each other three times during the season. Each team will play a total of 33 games in a season, coming to a total of 594 matches in a season.

Young Legend's League 2017

Mr. Prakhar Soni, 8One Foundation personnel who has been in Champhai overseeing the start of the YLL said, "We are very satisfied with our start here. The kids are having fun and the most important thing is that they get to enjoy football in the right way. We will go on to fix certain areas which may need adjustments or improvements in the future, and we will make sure we have a successful YLL. This league will surely bear fruits in Indian football in the future."

Varun Achreja, Founder, 8one Foundation also said, "We are giving our maximum effort to make sure that the YLL is a success, and we are very happy with out progress right now. We will work together with the community in the YLL, and we are delighted of our partnership with the MFA and the Champhai District Football Association."

MFA honorary secretary Lalnghinglova Hmar also spoke of the league,"The much awaited YLL has now begun. 8One Foundation have provided all the necessary funds for the league, providing children with complete kits as well as footballs." He also acknowledged the Champhai DFA for the implementation of the YLL and for their continuing efforts making sure of it is a success.

The intent of the YLL is to make sure children enjoy as much playing time as possible in competitive football. A man of the match award will be given out at each match, and there will also be prizes at the end of the season. Young prospects from the YLL will also be provided avenues to get into top football academies in the country.




26.08.2017: PRESS RELEASE MFA : Reliance Sports GM Chirag Tanna kicks off Mizoram Premier League season 6. The 6th edition of the Mizoram Premier League was kicked off at Chanmari YMA Hall Friday night (25th August) by Reliance Sports General Manager Mr. Chirag Tanna.

The league will officialliy be known as Mc Dowell's No.1 Soda Mizoram Premier League Season 6 powered by Active Pixel. Mr. Lal Thanzara, President of the Mizoram Football Association welcomed the concourse and spoke of the tremendous impact the Mizoram Premier League has had on Mizoram Football in just five seasons.

He also thanked the sponsors for providing a ample backing to the league and also thanked the goverment for ensuring the development of infrastructures all through the state.The MPL Handbook and the MPL Registration Booklet were also released during the programme. The Registration Booklet now offers well-documented details of the playing and non-playing personnel of all Mizoram Premier League clubs.

The official kits of the 8 MPL clubs these season were also displayed by club models. The captains of each teams took an oath on behalf of the team they represented. The chief guest, Mr. Tanna then addressed the gathering, singing praise for the MFA and it's partners and all who have contributed so much to the recent successes of Mizoram in football.

He also spoke of him not being a total stranger to football in Mizoram and recalled the moments when he signed then promising youngters Jeje Lalpekhlua and Lalrozama Fanai for Pune FC. The kickoff programme was attended by the members of the MFA as well the the District FA. Media personnel and invitees were also present.Club owners, all the non-playing staff and players were also in attendence.