Defending Champion B.Hithaadhoo narrowly escaped with a 1-0 win over Th.Thimarafushi in HAF Islanders Cup Semi-Final. Thanks to last minute header from Ahmed Hussain (J-13) of B.Hithaadhoo who was named Man of the Match.
Th.Thimarafushi who delivered an outstanding performance throughout the tournament started well last night’s semi-final. But all went wrong when they had difficult time with the match officials who had really poor game. Th.Thimarafushi coach and management consistently appeal about referee’s decisions.
Team Male’ won against M.Kolhufushi by 4-1 in the second semi-final of the night. Goals from Imran (Immi), Rimah (Bobby), Shifau (Rona) & Mubeen (Mukki) secured an easy win for Male’. Moosa Zahir scored the only goal for M.Kolhufushi.
Team Male’ will play B.Hithaadhoo in the final on Saturday. while Th.Thimarafushi will play against M.Kolhufushi in third place match on Friday Night.