Maziya turned on their U21 campaign in style with a three goals win against United Victory on Saturday afternoon. Irfan Adam Naseer, Hassan Fuvadh and Ibrahim Atheeg Hassan steered the 3-0 win at National Stadium.
“We wanted to win the three points and it’s good that we managed to reach the target” said Ahmed Suzayr, Head Coach of Maziya Youth Team.
Maziya will play against Club Eagles; two times champion in their next match.
Speaking exclusively to maldivesoccer after the game, United Victory Coach Hussein Solah said that his boys played beyond his expectations.
“I don’t have any issues about the result, I am completely happy with the performance of the kids”.
“My players are mostly between the age of 15 and 16, I wanted to give them a chance to play and they played well”.
Four teams namely Club Eagles, Maziya SR, Thinadhoo and United Victory will battle each other for Youth Championship 2017 crown. The top two teams after six round robin matches will advance to the final of the tournament. The final match is scheduled to play at the National Stadium on Friday, 29th of December.