Annual Football League: SFA holds Lonestar KFC to a 1-1 draw
SFA holds Lonestar KFC to a 1-1 draw in the JK Premier Division Football League
Srinagar, August 01: SFA played out an entertaining game against Lonestar displaying an erray of quality end to end football that had the audience enthralled and turned into a complete spectacle which ended in a 1-1 draw.
Following the philosophy of youth development SFA had four U-15 boys starting in the first 11 and also two boys from District Samba also made their debut as Ujwal Rajput and Neeraj featured on the team sheet for SFA.
The match started with SFA dominating the early proceedings as the young colts grew into the game and dictated play and created chances and eventually it paid off as Tawseef latched onto a delightful through ball by Monis and slotted the ball with an emphatic finish.
Lonestar equalised at the end of the first half.
The second half started with both teams neck and neck playing out end to end football. Lonestar were kept at bay by the SFA backline who stood firm to all the moves created by the opponents while the attacking frontline of SFA tried their best creating moves after the other.
Eventually the finally whistle blew and the entertaining game came to an end with the score line locked at stalemate as SFA slowly makes its way into the top half of the table in its pool.