Eight teams booked their place in Quarter Finals of ‘The Golden Futsal Challenge’. As there is no Runner-Up team in zone 7, Defending champion Th.Thimarafushi advanced into the quarter finals automatically. other than that, 7 matches were played in Round of Sixteen last night.
In the first match, S.Feydhoo won against HDh.Kumundhoo by 3-2. Hassan Azvan who was named Man of the match scored twice while Simau scored the next for Feydhoo. Adam Shareef & Mohamed Irushad scored for Kumundhoo.
In the second match, B.Thulhaadhoo humiliated Galolhu by 10-1. Afig Rasheed scored 5 times while Mohamed Thausheen scored a hat-trick. Ismail Dhaauood and Aboobakuru Rusdhaan scored the rest of the goals. Hamid scored a consolation for Galolhu.
In the third match, F.Nilandhoo won against AA.Feridhoo by 2-1. Man of the Match winner Sajid, & Muneer scored for Nilandhoo. Abdulla Nishan scored the only goal for Feridhoo.
In the Fourth match, M.Maduvvaree won against Sh.Bileifahi by 3-1. Azim aboobakur scored twice & Man of the match Ismail Nashid scored for Maduvvaree. Adam Afrah scored the only goal for Bileifahi.
In the Fifth Match, K.Gaafaru easily beat ADh.Kunburudhoo by 4-2. Ali Maaish (Mattu) scored twice while Rimah & Hamees scored the next. Shafraz & Shifaz scored for Kunburudhoo.
In the Sixth Match, Male’-Henveiru defeated L.Gan by 2-1. Ibrahim Rizuvan scored both the goals for Henveiru and was named Man of the Match. Hussain Nashid scored the only goal for L.Gan.
In the Seventh Match, GA.Nilandhoo won against R.Inguraidhoo by 5-3. Hussain Mauroof scored twice while Yoonus Anwar, Hussain Ibrahim & Sofwan Rameez each scored one goal. Ahmed Aiham scored twice while Ali Hafiz scored one for Inguraidhoo.
Quarter-Final Matches will be played on 07th November 2017 at M.Stadium Mini Futsal Ground. Th,Thimarafushi will play against K.Gaafaru, S.Feydhoo will play against B.Thulhaadhoo, F.Nilandhoo will play against M.Maduvvari and Male’-Henveiru will play against GA.Nilandhoo in Quarter Finals.
A prize money of RF65,000/- for the Champions & RF25,000 for Runner-Up will be given this year.