Under 14 colts from Udaipur proved yet another point…catch them young! The Udaipur U-14 football team secured Champions position, beating the team from Hanumangarh in the finals.
The final was played at Dungarpur, where the Inter School Football State tournament was being held. Udaipur beat Hanumangarh 1-0.
Important to note, that across their journey to the finals, the Udaipur team did not concede a single goal, which is a record of sorts. In the league matches, Udaipur beat Sikar 1-0, Bikaner 2-0 and Churu 4-0.
At the Super League level, the Udaipur team beat Kota 5-0, Sawai Madhopur 4-0, Bhilwara 6-0 and Jodhpur 2-0 in the Semi Finals. A clean sweep for Team Udaipur.
Players in the Udaipur team that secure top position at the state level include:Sandeep Marandi – Captain | Ansaay Gaayri – Goal Keeper | Vaibhav Kalaal | Mukesh Meena | Atul Meena | Lakhshya Pratap Singh | Suvin Swami | Sumit Meena | Shantilal | Dhananjay Darji | S. Bhavesh | Jayraj Singh | Divyansh Tailor | Mahivardhan Singh | Naman Aahri | Jayvardhan Singh
Shakeel Khan, Secretary of the District Football Association, Udaipur appreciated the fair selection in the team, superb coaching and the extra effort and motivation given to the team for their exemplary and outstanding performance. The team was mentored by Kaushik Chanda and Firoz Khan and Janak Singh Rawat were the Team Coach and Team Manager respectively.