Veteran Sports Association Imphal lifted the champion title beating FC Imphal by 2-1 goals in the 1st TBSFA Veteran Cup Invitation Football Tournament 2017 played at Tabungkhok in Imphal West.
FC Imphal steal the show in the first with N.Itocha Singh ruffling the net with the opening goal in the 32 minute for the lead. However Veteran Sports surge up in the second half with W.Thamphajao fetching the equaliser in the 43 minute and later Th.Rohen delivers the winning goal in the 63 minute for the champion title.
Veteran Sports Association Imphal collected Rs 50,000 along with champion trophy while FC Imphal settle for the runners up title with Rs 30,000.
Challenge Cup: Chajing FC drubbed Football Veteran Welfare Association by 10-1 goals in the opening match of the 19th Challenge Cup Veteran Football Tournament 2017 played at ESU ground.
N.Gandhi struck five goals while N.Sagor, W.Robin fetch two goals each and Th.Tomba fetch one goal for Chajing FC. The lone goal for Football Veteran Welfare Association was scored by Khupningam.