5 – A – Side Floodlight Football Tournament 2016

A four day ‘5-A-Side Floodlight Football Tournament’ was organized by the Laurelbank School System from 21st – 24th March 2016 at its Alhamra Town Campus.

The tournament was played under the following two categories:  (a):  upto class VIII, (b): Adult – open to all ages.

25 teams from various institutions including Beaconhouse School ALJT & Canal Campuses, The Punjab School Township & Khayaban-e-Jinnah Campuses, The Scholastic Islamiah, The Chand Bagh International, The Lahore Grammar School EME,  The Unique School, the hosts Laurelbank School System side by side with various private teams namely Black Hawks, Avengers, Error, Lethal Weapons, The Legions, Regal Heritage, LPS Bata and Bhaalu FC participated in the tournament.

After the closely contested matches, The Chand Bagh International won in the upto class VIII category and Beaconhouse ALJT were the winners in the adult category. The Punjab School Township and LPS Bata were the runners-up in the upto class VIII and adult categories respectively.

The  winning  team  in  each  category  was  awarded  with  a  trophy  and  a  cash  prize  of Rs. 25,000/-. The Chief Guest, Mr. Sufi Anees  Javed former international player, gave away the prizes. He appreciated the efforts of the Laurelbank School System for organizing such a huge football tournament at the grass root level.