As a final match of U-13 Boy’s
States and Regions Football
Tournament, Nay Pyi Taw and
Ayeyawaddy U-13 football team
played at Thuwunna ground
stadium in Yangon and Nay Pyi
Taw won the champion of the
tourney by beating Ayeyawady
with 2-1 result. Both teams seemed equal
in skills and played alternatively
from the start.
However, misunderstanding between Ayeyawady’s defender and keeper caused leading goal for Nay Pyi Taw at 7 minute.
The leading goal was scored immediately by Nay Pyi Taw’s striker Nyan Lin Maung.
After the goal, Ayeyawady used speedy play and got stability in football control and distribution along with gaining goal opportunities.
At 23 minute, Ayeyawady team got an equalizer by Khun Than Kyaw’s strong kick directly into the goal net.
Both teams played very carefully at the other half and scored no more goals in the ordinary time.
A single or winning goal of Nay Pyi Taw scored by Paing Zay Thaw within 2 minutes of the extra time catapulted the team to be the Champion of the current tourney.
The Champion Nay Pyi Taw team was awarded Ks 15 lakhs while the second runner up Ayeyawady was awarded Ks 10 lakhs and Bago and Shan (East) who got the third place together were awarded Ks 5 lakhs respectively by the officials at the awarding ceremony after the final match.