Shifa Al Jazeera Kerala soccer emerged the champions in the second sevens tournament conducted by CIESCO, a famous football club in Kuwait, in association with Kuwait Kerala Expats Football Association (KEFAK) after beating Champions FC 3-2 on penalties after the match ended 1-1 in extra time.
Jineesh, Vishnu and Nideesh scored for Soccer Kerala while Prince and Nahas scored, and Anand missed the chance for Champions FC. Soccer Kerala player Shyamjith was selected as the best defender in the tournament.
Shifa Al Jazeera Kerala soccer is the present winners of KEFAK league and many players from inter-state and inter-university are playing for Kerala soccer. Team coach Biju Jony said that the victory is the result of continued practice and great support from the team management.