The Telegraph
Tuesday , March 25 , 2014
News in Brief

BDFA win Bihar Cup

Bangalore District Football Association (BDFA) emerged victorious in the 3rd All India Football Tournament for Bihar Cup defeating Army XI, Bangalore, 3-0 in the final at the Moinul Haq Stadium in Patna on Sunday, reports PTI. he tournamentís top scorer K. Gopi struck the first goal for BDFA in the fourth minute when he placed the ball neatly from inside the penalty area to give his team 1-0 lead. Striker Arun Pandey took a through pass from Vivekanand and dodged past two defenders before scoring the second goal for BDFA. The eventual winners led 2-0 at half time. rmy XI tried hard in the second half to recover lost ground, but its strikers failed to convert a number of opportunities coming their way. or BDFA, Manivannan made it 3-0 in the dying movement through a solo effort.