| Fadhil Yunus |
COACHING and Sports Development Unit emerged winners of the Director of Youth and Sports Cup Nine-A-Side Football Championship after defeating Infrastructure and Estate Section 2-0 on penalties at the Sungai Kebun Sports Complex yesterday.
Neither side could be separated in normal time after the scores had ended goalless.
Combined Administration and Youth claimed third spot after defeating Temburong Department of Youth and Sports 2-0 on penalties after the score had locked at 3-3.
Acting Director of Youth and Sports Haji Zafri bin Haji Mohammad was the guest of honour.
Meanwhile, the Coaching and Sports Development Unit were crowned league champions after collecting eight points followed by Infrastructure and Estate Section in second place with seven points and Combined Administration and Youth in third place with six points. Temburong Department of Youth and Sports took fourth spot with four points while Tutong and Kuala Belait Department of Youth and Sports finished fifth.
There were also individual accolades in recognition of the players’ on-field performances with Sabri Ismail from the Coaching and Sports Development Unit winning the best player in the final award.
Combined Administration and Youth’s Mohammad Mazran bin Haji Sani scooped the top scorer award after scoring six goals.
Organised by the Temburong Department of Youth and Sports, participating teams comprised sections and units under the Department of Youth and Sports.