Shillong, Dec 12: Mali FC were involved in a gruelling final of the first All Stars Meghalaya Futsal event, which was held here at Polo Ground yesterday, but ultimately came away champions and Rs 1 lakh richer.
The scoreline was 2-0 in Mali FC’s favour in the first half but the second half was a completely different story.
Synroplang FC took the game to their opponents, finding two goals to make it 2-2. Synroplang then took the lead it then became the turn of Mali FC to equalise, which they did in the dying seconds of the game to finish 3-3.
Extra time saw Mali FC get two red cards but neither side could get another goal. 0
The final thus went to a penalty shootout where Mali FC were ultimately victorious winning the game by 8-7.
(All Stars Meghalaya Futsal photo)