India U-18 ladies emerged champions of the SAFF U-18 Girls’s Championship 2022 on the JRD TATA Sports activities complicated in Jamshedpur as we speak (March 25, 2022). India emerged as champions having fun with a greater purpose distinction, +11 compared to +3 from Bangladesh.
The dear participant of the event and the very best purpose scorer was Lynda Kom who scored 5 targets in complete.
Within the final match of the championship, Bangladesh scraped previous India by a solitary purpose. India, nonetheless, had seized the initiative early as within the fifth minute, Shubhangi managed to search out some house within the opposition field and went for a shot which went on to Bangladesh custodian Rupna.
India had been unfortunate to be denied by the submit within the fortieth minute when Nitu, all within the clear, positioned it previous Rupna solely to see the ball bouncing off the submit, and straight into Rupna’s palms — as each groups headed to the interval locked goalless.
Altering over, Head Coach Thomas Dennerby introduced in Poonam instead of Shubhangi within the forty sixth minute.
Within the sixtieth minute, the captain Shilky Devi went for a shot from a protracted vary however an agile Rupna was to not be crushed. Couple of substitutions adopted as Martina and Sunita had been changed by Naketa, and Amisha respectively.
With time operating out for Bangladesh, they went all out within the assault, and Priyanka put them into the lead within the 76th minute with a shot from outdoors the field.