Kohima Football League to begin today


Kohima, June 7: The 3rd edition of the Kohima Football League 2019 will begin on June 8 (Saturday) at astro turf IG Stadium Kohima.
The inaugural ceremony, scheduled at 12 noon, will be graced by advisor of youth resources and sports Zale Neikha, as the special guest, welcome address will be delivered by KTC president Dr. Viketoulie Pienyü and oath taking by technical committee member Kechangulie Dul.
Defending champions Sechü Zubza FC along with six other teams including Vanguard FC Tseminyu, Khriekesa FC Meriema, Forerunners FC Thizama, United 16 FC, Kohima along with debutants Kohima Eagles FC and A. Yhome FC will be vying for the coveted league title.
This edition, the champoins will recieved a cash prize of Rs 1,20,000 for the champoins along with running trophy and citations, runners-up with Rs 80,000.
Individual prize includes best coach, best defender, best goal keeper, highest scorer, best midfielder, player of the league and best fans club. The month long tournament will then conclude on June 26.
(Page News Service)