Birchandra Memorial Sporting Club, Manipur (U-15) won the finals of the 9th Nike Manchester United Premier Cup India 2014, beating Bengaluru FC in 3-1 score match at the Balewadi Stadium, Pune on January 24.
The boys will now represent India in the South East Asia regional finals to be held in Thailand this June. They’ll be one step away from the International finals at Old Trafford (UK).
The annual MUPC tournament, held in India under the aegis of the All India Football Federation, has become a platform to discover young footballers in the country .
Suresh Singh and Danish Singh from the winning team were also adjudged the Best Player of the Tournament and Highest Goal Scorer.