Navelim: Spring Boys, Mandopa beat Codlem Boys by a solitary goal to take home the 1st YBR Navelim inter-ward football tournament, at Rosary football ground, Navelim, recently.
In the first half, Spring Boys Mandopa performed really well and missed many chances to score against the opposite team. Two outstanding saves from Wasim Sheikh of Coldem Boys kept the team in the game.
The first half ended with a goalless draw.
The second half started off on a bright note for Spring Boys as they bore fruit in the 63rd minute through Alister Gomes.
Coldem Boys put in all their efforts to come back into the game but the Spring Boys defenders stood tall in their defence.
The winners were awarded Rs 15,000 while the runners-up received Rs15,000 plus trophies.
Avertano Furtado, Ex MLA Navelim Constituency and Ex Min.for Fisheries, Labour & Employment was the chief gues and gave away the prizes in the presence of Pedro Barretto. [H]