Guwahati: Northeast Futsal League (NEFL) is being played in NC Bordoloi Indoor , Sarusajai Guwahati, Assam. It is India’s first-ever mixed-gender futsal league, which will feature six teams in total, will be played over a period of seven days (25th-31th August, 2019).
In the first match, Arunachal showed a comprehensive performance to snacth a win against Meghalaya Thunders, Paula Boza Gil from Spain playing for Arunachal becomes 1st female player of the league to score, she scored both the goals.Francis was the lone scorer for Meghalaya as the Match ended in a 2-1 win for Arunachal.
In the second match Mizo Falcons won against Apunba Manipur 3-2. For Mizo Falcons their captain Alan scored 1and Michael scored 2 goals. Md Yasir and Md Shah Jahan scored one each for Manipur.All the matches will be streamed online on official YouTube channel.
Fixtures for 27th August
Apunba Manipur vs Assam Titans (4-5pm)
Mizo Falcons vs Meghalaya Thundera (5pm-6pm)
Nagaland Super 5 Vs Arunachal Highlander (6pm-7pm)
The NEFL is a brainchild of Proclivity sports and Recreation Pvt Ltd or PSR, owned by Mr. Ranajit Mahanta and Biswajit Mahanta. It is aimed to create and develop a sustainable foundation for the sport of Futsal as a sporting career alternative for the athletes of Assam and Northeast India, by providing the best education, facilities and showcases to participate in the game. NEFL will be the first major sports, involving all eight Northeast states of India. The League is supported by Airtel, Viva Football, Perfect Football,National Insurance,Vibes Mojo and Matches will be broadcasted on Assam Talks, LPS and Impact TV.