AH United champions of VFA meet

Fadhil Yunus

AH United were crowned champions of the inaugural Veteran Football Association (VFA) nine-a-side Veteran Football Championship after they defeated PSJD Mix ‘A’ 3-2 in penalties in the final at the Tutong Sports Complex yesterday.

GKV settled for third place after they defeated Ex SMJA 1-0 in the playoff.

In recognition of his individual achievement, Azamain bin Haji Masri of GKV was named top scorer with two goals to his name.

Eight teams participated in the tournament including SM FC, PSJD Mix ‘B’, Pondok 12 and MVFT.

Elsewhere, at the Kilanas Community Field in Bengkurong, a veteran exhibition tournament was held among four teams involving ASAMBD, TopUp Team, Sumbangsih Mulia VFT and MVFT.

The football match, which was played in a nine-a-side format, was won by Sumbangsih Mulia VFT, capping a successful title defence.

AH United players in a team photo with their medals and trophies. PHOTO: VFA