Shillong, Aug 18: The Meghalaya U-14 boys’ football team, represented by District War Sepngi Christian Higher Secondary School, are in New Delhi for the final round of the Subroto Mukherjee Cup.
Meghalaya are in Group H along with Nagaland, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh and will play their first match against Nagaland on 21st August. They then get a one-day break before playing three matches in three days (see fixtures below).
District War Sepngi Christian Higher Secondary School won the state-level Subroto Cup in their age category by defeating Khliehumstem Presbyterian Secondary School 2-1 in the final in Shillong on 3rd August. Two of their players won individual awards – Sainpyniar Lyngdoh as Best Player and Banshailang Kharjana as Best Goalkeeper.
The team is led by coach Kitbor Kharkongor and manager Ferdinand Nongkynrih.
Squad: Sainpyniar Lyngdoh, Wanbhaboklang Khongwar, Mebanaibok Kharbudnah, Nathan Benerzer Majaw, Harius Rangdkhew, Shaniahskhem Rangdkhew, Banshailang Kharjana, Da-o-Hipaia, Rimankhraw Kharumnuid, Donlang Thongi, Krasterwell K Lyngdoh, Wansiewdor Nengnong, Wansamlang Rynjah, Silvester Syiemlieh, David Lyngdoh, Ardon Syiem
vs Nagaland, 21st August, 7AM, GD Goenka, Gurgaon
vs Gujarat, 23rd August, 7AM, GD Goenka, Gurgaon
vs Madhya Pradesh, 24th August, 8:30AM, Pathways Aravali, Gurgaon
vs Uttar Pradesh, 25th August, 7AM, Pathways Aravali, Gurgaon