Mizoram Government Middle School became the only team from the North East to grab a quarterfinal berth in the ongoing 57th Subroto Cup at New Delhi. Subroto Cup is one of the oldest and premier football tournaments in the country.
The first quarterfinal will be played between Chandigarh and Mizoram while in the second, NCC will take on the Malaysian squad.
Mizoram’s journey to the Subroto Cup Q/F
Till the last match in the pool F, it was uncertain whether the Mizoram team will be able to make it to the quarterfinal. However, in the last game, Mizoram team defeated Navodaya School from Manipur by a thumping margin of 5-0 and sealed their berth. L.Sanga once again did the star turn for the Mizoram School with a hat-trick. Though it was ZothamMaiwawho began the rout against Navodaya with a goal in the second minute. Later, Abraham completed the task for the winners.