Hyderabad Sporting win India leg of Neymar Jr's Five football meet

Indo Asian News Service

New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) Hyderabad Sporting FC defeated Mumbai's Kalina Rangers 3-0 in the final to win the Neymar Jr's Five football tournament.

Emad Naser, Zaid Mohiuddin and Salman Alkathery scored for the Hyderabad outfit in the final of the tournament, organised by Red Bull, according to a release.

In the semi-finals, Hyderabad Sporting defeated Bengaluru's Hi-Light and Kalina Rangers beat Barefoot FC, Bengaluru.

The inaugural edition of Neymar's signature football tournament featured more than 65,000 people taking part across six continents and 47 countries.

This year, teams from around the world have again set out in the hope of making it all the way from the qualifiers to the World Final in July at the Instituto Projeto Neymar Jr in Praia Grande, Brazil.

--IANS

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