Matches are an essential part of sports. They give rise to competitive spirit and sportsmanship. Moreover, matches are a kind of get-together where players, apart from playing and displaying their physical stamina, exchange ideas and information and have free and frank discussions among themselves. And when we talk about football matches, the youth of today's generation are super excited about it. The youth of our nation often plays football to refresh their minds from the stress and strains of daily life. As part of an initiative undertaken by our Sports avenue, the Men's Open Football Tournament was organized by the Rotaract club of TCET, to encourage football among our members, and also give a platform to local football players to showcase their talent
The football tournament was played at Urban Sports Bangur Nagar, Goregaon. on 02nd October 2021.There were a total of 21 teams that were taking part in the tournament.The tournament was conducted in knockout format. Each game was of 15 mins i.e. 2 halves of 7 mins and break of 1 min.
The winners were felicitated with cash prizes ,trophies and exciting gifts . The winning team received Rs 6000 and a trophy, First runner-up received Rs. 3000 and a trophy whereas the second runner up was felicitated with a Trophy.The Best Goalkeeper and Best Player was felicitated by our guests with smart watches worth Rs.2500 to each winner. This football tournament also played a vital role in improving management and administration skills of our members, as the entire tournament was organized and handled by more than 40 volunteers of RC TCET.
The Men’s Open Football Tournament held under AICTE spices and organized by RCTCET was a grand success and it witnessed more than 140 players along with more than 90 to 100 audience present in that turf which encouraged all the players and increased their enthusiasm.