The Champion Team Saint Soldier International School, Sec 28 B, Chandigarh lifted the prestigious 10th Saint Soldier Football Trophy by beating Ryan International School, Sec 49 Chandigarh 2-0. Captain and Defender Shobhit Bhandari took the lead by netting the first goal in the 10th minute while Striker Sahil scored a goal in the 27th minute.
The three day tournament kicked off on May 16, drew 15 combative teams across tricity. The closing ceremony and award presentation for the tournament was done by Chief Guest, Chairman Mr. Ravinder Pal Singh Hayer and Director Mr. Jagwinder Pal Singh Hayer.
The winning team was awarded with a trophy and a cheque prize of Rs. 10,000. The Runner up team was given a Runner up trophy and cheque prize of Rs. 6000. Kunal Singh was adjudged as the best player. Shobhit Bhandari, Captain of the winning team bagged the title of best scorer. Best defender was given to Abhishek Pandey and Kapil was felicitated with the title of best goalkeeper. Both Mr. Sudhir Saini and Mr. Brijesh Yadav, the coaches of the winning team as well as runner up team were presented with a cheque prize of Rs. 1000 each.