Kohima | November 30
Naga FC lifted the champion’s trophy of the Capt Kenguruse, MVC All Nagaland Memorial Football Tournament 2015. Semi-finalists at the recently concluded Classic Cup, Naga FC triumphed over the formidable DGP XI 3-0.
K. Thopi and Taliakum were the stars of the final, who struck all the three goals with Thopi scoring two and Taliakum one. Alongwith the Capt. Kengruse Trophy, the champion’s won a cash prize of Rs. 1,50,000. The runners-up had to be content with Rs. 80,000 as second prize.
Mokokchung District Football Association and the 164 TA Headhunters Naga, who lost in the semi-finals, were awarded Rs. 50,000 each, while every participating team in the tournament received Rs. 5000 each.
The tournament was organized by the Inspector General of Assam Rifles (North) under the aegis of the 3 Corps. Director General of Assam Rifles (DGAR), Lt. Gen. HJS Sachdev, AVSM, SM graced the closing ceremony as the chief guest.
Best Player: Khwetelhi Thopi (Naga FC)
Best Goalkeeper: S. Narzary (IGAR)
Golden Boot: Rhithso Mero (Naga FC)
Best Defender: Kewillungsubo (Falcon FC)
Most Promising Player: Arong (MDFA)
Playmaker of the Tournament: Sinenlo Kath (Vanguard FC)
Most Valuable Player: Mezhe (DGP XI)
Best All Rounder: Haotinmang (Head Hunters)
Best Referee : Meyieto