Aakraman FC wins Lt. Mahindra Karki Memorial Trophy
In the 1st Lt Mahindra Karki Memorial Invitation Football Tournament organized by Sikkim Boys Sikkim Aakraman FC defeated Sikkim Himalayan SC 1-0 in the finals to become the Champions in the season opener played at Paljor Stadium, Gangtok-Sikkim on Tuesday afternoon.
The lone goal came in from Tenzing Tsephel´s brilliance in the 38th minutes, that made the difference between the two most talented side in the Himalayan State.
Mahendra Karki was a talented national footballer from Sikkim. He played for Tashi Namgyal Academy and various football clubs of the State and also represented in Sikkim in different national tournaments.
10 teams from the region have participated in the inaugural edition marking the beginning of another top-level tournament in the State.
The objective of the tournament is to provide another better platform to young upcoming players and show the skills and talents and will be organized every year in the same period of the time.
Sikkim Aakramaan opens the new season with a Big Win, Crowned champions of the 1st Mahendra Karki Memorial Trophy....