Sikkim Boys Club wins the 4th Late Steeve Phipon Memorial Veteran Football Tournament

BIKAS CHHETRI


Namchi, 07 Dec:

The final match of 4th Late Steeve Phipon Memorial Veteran Football Tournament, 2020 was held today. The football tournament organized by Siniolchu Football Club, Sikkim in memory of their team-mate late Steeve Phipon was held in Namchi Singithang public playground which started on 02 December and had 10 teams from Sikkim with veteran football players. In the match, Sikkim Armed Police versus Sikkim Boys Club football players, Sikkim Boys Club won the match with 3–0 scores. Sushil Katuk, jersey number 17 was declared the man-of-the-match. The chief guest in the final match was SKM Melli Constituency in-charge, Tilak Basnet and the special guests were Southern Enfielders, a motorcycle riders’ group from Namchi.

A member of the organizing team, Bhaskar Subba mentioned that the tournament is organized to encourage the younger generation of football players. He have also said that in future the tournament will be organized in Bhaichung Stadium, side by side, under sixteen football match too will be organized.