Mohanlal’s Moustache team crowned Dr Raman Marar Soccer Cup

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Dandenong, Victoria June 21, 2015. Dr. Raman Marar Soccer tournament rolling trophy winner this year is Mohanlal’s Moustache team. Dr. Raman Marar Memorial Soccer tournament grand finals were held on June 21, 2015, at Tatterson Park ground on Oval 1.   The tournament was hosted by Malayalee Association of Victoria in memory of late Dr. Raman Marar who served as the patron and a founding member of the association.

The game started at 10.00 am. Mohanlal’s Moustache won the game by defeating Team Huntingdale for 4-2 goals. The game was locked by Team Huntingdale in the first half by 2 goals, with Raj and Giss Thomas taking one goal each. During the second half, Mohanlal’s Moustache took 4 goals with Athul Sajeevan hitting 2 sensational goals and Achu Sebastian and capatin Kiran Narikkuzhy a goal each.

Giss Thomas and Hareesh Kumar from Team Huntingdale shared the Golden Boots Award for the series. Giss Thomas received Best Player Award for his outstanding performance throughout the tournament.

The   teams that participated in the 2015 soccer tournament were Team Huntingdale, Mohanlal’s Moustache, Melbourne Stars Essendon, Melbourne Redbacks, Kerala Sports Club, Northern Warriors, Thekkan K’roos and TS XI. The tournament started on May 29, 2015 with more than 120 soccer payers actively participating in the tournament.

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The winning team Mohanlal’s Moustache takes its name after the famous south Indian actor Mohanlal and his famous moustache used in various films. Supporters and fans of Mohanlal’s Moustache team came up with artificial moustache and wore them proudly during the match.

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After the grand finals, Mr Jude Perera, MP Cranbourne, presented the winners with rophies. There was a large crowd cheering for both the teams at the presentation ceremony. IHNA and Chilly Bowl, Dandenong and Clayton sponsored the event. Malayalee Association of Victoria expressed sincere thanks to all the participants, sponsors and the spectators in making the tournament a grand success.


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