Thursday August 1 – Results (SF)
1- Galacticos 1 (Rahim)
This SF started off at frantic pace and both sides created good chances but neither team was able to break the deadlock. Nil Nil at halftime and both sides were nervous to start the second half until a defensive howler allowed Rahim to score. All Credit to DID FC as they after the goal started some real movement and instead of fading away scored two vital goals with MOM Asad scoring a late winner with a lung bursting run and finish of Captains Assist. DID FC in the final, earned it.
2- Free Stylers 4 (Ghassan, Mehtab 3)
Both teams faced the heartbreak of last year and until this match up Shahbaz were slight favorites to wipe out the bad luck and make it to the final but a stunning combination of two stars of Free Stylers settled the game. Mehtab took his chances to score a triple and Asad and Ashadwere solid at the back. Three years and Free Stylers are in the final.
Abdul Rehman (DID FC) – 8 goals
Abid (Shahbaz FC) – 8 goals
Ghassan Bakhsh (Free Stylers) – 8 goals (Also favorite for top player)
Mehtab (Free Stylers) – 5 goals
Usman (DID FC) – 4 goals (Also favorite for top player)
Fixtures for Sunday 4 August – GRAND FINALE
1- Free Stylers vs DID FC
DID FC – This team is the best Gulberg has to offer. They are quick, accurate and deadly on the move. They have targeted this tournament and want to leave their mark.
Engine – Asad and Usman form the engine of the team and have done a stunning job. They string passes together like a machine and create chances for A. Rehman.
Threat – A.Rehman is a top top striker. He has developed into a great striker and which makes him top is the fact he scores both in Football and Futsal.
Free Stylers – Losing Semi Finalists in the last two tournaments. This year they want to go all the way. The most stylish team of the tournament and a crowd raiser.
Key Players – Ghassan (7 goals for last year’s top scorers is carrying the team this year), Asad Babar (GSA always recognizes more than just the goals, and this guy can do it all), Ashad (Has been a Rock in goal)
Engine – Asad and Ashad are the engine of the team and they have done a great job. They are full of tricks and toughness.
Threat – The GSC duo of Mehtab and Ghassan have been mesmerizing. Goals, trickery and movement has been a treat.