Trounce Police at Holcim FA Cup Semi Finals
:: 2011-06-13 10:20:41 Hours]
Army football players in a triumphant game played on Saturday (11)
recorded a stunning victory of 5 - 0 against the Police team qualifying
themselves for the Holcim FA Cup Finals.
The encounter was held at St. Johnís College ground in Jaffna with
attendance of a large crowd including Army and Police personnel
and football fans.
The first goal was recorded by the captain of the Army team Corporal
Lasantha Kumara at the sixth minute. Madhusanka Silva, Izadeen and
Fazal joined the captain to get the remaining four goals leading
the soldiers to victory. Izadeen took the third and fourth goals.
At the final whistle the scoreboard displayed 5 Ė 0 declaring soldiers
the winners at the Holcim FA Cup Semi Finals.
Wining Army team will meet the winners of the next semi finals to
be played between Civil Defence Force and the Negombo Don Bosco
at Uyanwatta playground in Matara on 16th June.
Major S. Pathmanathan coaches the Army team.