Late drama sees Naval Dovkyard hold Kenkre U-17

Kenkre FC U-17 had to settle for a point after being held to a 1-1 draw by Naval Dockyard in a 1st Division game of the Mumbai District Football Association (MDFA) at St. Xavier’s Ground in Parel on Tuesday, 3rd November 2015.

Kenkre started the game brightly of the two sides and should have bagged the lead within the first ten minutes of the gane when their striker could only fire a header from a cross from the left flank into the side netting.

A large number of the crowd thought Kenkre had taken the lead, but it wasn’t to be. Kenkre’s youngsters were showing plenty of energy and provably had an edge over their opponents, but failed to replicate the edge on the scoreline which read 0-0 when the referee blew for half time.

The second half failed to take off like the first half did as tge game got scrappy in the middle of the park.

Thr game seemed to be heafing to a drab 0-0 draw until it suddenly came to the boil in the last ten minutes.

Ahmed Sunasma gave Kenkre FC the lead in the 72nd minute when he bundled in from close range to spark celebrations in the Kenkre FC dugout.

It seemed that Kenkre FC had produced the goods to get them all three points until Ganesh Vaydand profited from a loose clearance of a corner by the Kenkre defence as his curled effort from the edge of the box went in after taking a wicked deflection.

However after getting themselves back on terms, Naval Dockyard switched off and almost let the game slip away from their grasps in stoppage time when Kenkre FC’s Sahil Kher had a great chance to snatch a win only for him to fire his shot over the crossbar from close range.

The chance proved costly as Kenkre FC U-17 had to settle for a point in the game.

It was probably a fair result,considering the overall play, Kenkre would feel they had a great chance to claim all three points after taking the lead so late on in the game.

VR Academy to conduct trials for 2024-25 Season

Mumbai based VR Academy has announced trials for the upcoming 2024-25 season. The club is looking for talented young players to join our esteemed academy and participate in various competitive…


MH ORANJE FC U-17 Trials for the Upcoming Season

With a proud legacy of nurturing talent and achieving excellence, Maharashtra Oranje FC has recently made waves with appearances in I-League 2, securing a remarkable runner-up position in the fiercely…


Football School of India announce trials for Young Talents

Football School of India (FSI) has announced trials for young football enthusiasts in the upcoming week of June. A golden opportunity for aspiring players to showcase their talents and potentially…


MFA Super League club Charkop FC to conduct open trials for upcoming Season

Calling all aspiring football stars! Charkop FC, a MFA super division club based in Charkop, Kandivali, is set to conduct Open Trials for the upcoming season. About Charkop FC: In…


Mumbai 42 Football Academy to conduct trials for Youth players

Newly established Mumbai 42 Football Academy will be conducting trials for young footballers in the upcoming week.


SSE BFC to conduct trials for U9 to U17 age group players

SSE BFC Soccer School will be conducting fresh trials this month for players aged below 17 to be part of their football program SSE BFC Soccer Schools is a football…


India Khelo Football Season 3 Trials for Mumbai and Thane are here

India Khelo Football (IKF) is back with Season 3 of its widely acclaimed trials with an aim to cover more than 50 cities this time around. After the resounding success…


Mastering the Art of Football Trials: Key Pre-Trial Factors to Keep in Mind

Football trials are a critical juncture for aspiring players to showcase their skills and secure a spot in a team. To maximize your chances of success, it’s essential to tailor your approach based on your playing position as well as keeping in mind a few pre-trial factors.


Somaiya Sports Academy to conduct trials for MFA 2nd Division campaign

Somaiya Sports Academy is looking for passionate young football players for the Somaiya Sports Academy Football Team to compete in the MFA 2nd Division League 2023-2024. If selected, you will…


BFC Soccer Schools – Mumbai to conduct trials for U14 & U16 Girls

The BFC Soccer Schools Elite team girls’ trials are coming up in search of talented players from the U14 to U16 (Born 2009 and after) age groups into the club’s…