Nagpur, (SLUM SOCCER) krida Vikas Sanstha In the zhopadpatti football tournament organized by kirda VikasKrida Sanstha at Fawara Chowk Khadan ground, Khadan R.C (Khadan, Recreation Club) won the title of (Central Division) division by defeating Zehera F.C (Center Hospital) 3-1 in a penalty shootout. Himanshu Dubey, Sajid Khan, bhavik langewar, amay matey scored goals for the winning team.
First Match — Zehera F.C (Centre Hospital) defeated Kismat F.C (Saifi Nagar) by 2-0 in the first match. Zahid Akhtar of Zehera F.C (Center Hospital) scored the winning goal in the minute (7:00) to give his team the lead. Immediately after this (15:00) minute, Shahabuddin Ansari scored a goal to secure Zehera F.C’s place in the final match.
2nd Match — Khadan R.C (Khadan Recreation Club) beat Sultan F.C (Ansar Nagar) by 1 – 0 goals. Winning Goal Rohit Patel of Khadan F.C scored a goal in the (3:00) minute to book his Khadan F.C team’s place in the final.
The pioneer of slum soccer Prof. Awards was given by Vijay Barse. Rajesh G. Loya (Nagpur Mahanagar Sangh Chalak), Mrs. Tripti Sonwane (PI Tehsil Thana Gandhibagh Nagpur), Hitesh Dada Bansod (Founder Hit Jyoti Foundation), Adv. Prakash G Jaiswal, Adv. Sanjay Kumar Balpande, Adv. Rajesh Ji Nayak and others were present. Sonu and Umesh Deshmukh performed the role of referee.
This tournament was done with the help of the Khadan Recreation Club President Lalit Shriwas and the members Akshay Gupta, Rajkumar Gehani, Shankar Kukde, and Prashant Gupta, Rishikesh Gangotri, Sourabh Batho.