Ahmedabad: Second round of Hero U18 Youth League for Rest of India (Zone D – Ahmedabad) was held on Wednesday at KASA Ground in Vastrapur. First match was played between ARA FC and Fateh Hyderabad AHFC which ended in a draw with full-time score of 0-0. While Kahaani FC defeated FLA Sri Ma by 2-1 in the second match.
In the second match, both teams put on an exciting show for the audience right from the start of the match. FLA took an early lead with a strike from their mid-fielder Anantha Krishna at the 5th minute of the match. Suffering an early blow, Kahaani started creating chances but all in vain as the half-time ended with FLA leading 1-0. It was at 63rd minute of the second half when Kahaani scored an equaliser with a wonderful strike from Mudassir Karim assisted by skipper Aman Shah. Gaining confidence from that Kahaani took the lead by scoring the second goal within next 8 minutes. Second goal came from mid-fielder Dhruv Prajapati at the 69th minute. After that Kahaani defenders did a pretty good job in maintaining the lead and ensuring their victory.
With this, Kahaani FC has a shot at qualifying for the next round of the Hero U18 Youth League.