Bangladesh Krida Shiksha Prothishtan (BKSP) won the 59th edition of the junior boys Subroto Cup International Football Tournament beating Amini School, Afghanistan by a solitary goal at the Ambedkar Stadium in New Delhi. Habibur Rahman scored the all-important goal in the 11th minute.
A total of 95 teams and 1500 players participated in the tournament, making it one of the biggest tournaments in its category in the entire football world. Sonia Lather, silver-medal winner in the 2016 AIBA women’s World Boxing Championship was the guest of honour during the ceremony.
Awards Conferred in the 59th Edition of Subroto Cup Football Tournament:
- Best Goalkeeper Award: Pranub Limboo of Govt. Senior Secondary School, Namchi (Sikkim).
- Best Player Award: Mohammad Nemil of Reliance Foundation School, Mumbai.
- Best Coach Award: Raghu Kumar of Army Boys Sports Company, Banglore.
- Fair Play Trophy: Reliance Foundation School, Mumbai.
Source- Hindustan Times