Services clinched 69th Santosh Trophy football title 2015 [ Current Affairs ]

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Services on have won 69th Santosh Trophy football title 2014-15 at Guru Nanak Stadium in Ludhiana, Punjab and in the final match Services defeated host Punjab by score of 5-4. Both teams in the hour of tie-breaker penalty shootout all the five players of Services including Captain Anthony, Arun Tudu, Vibin, Francis Zonuntulnga and Rakesh Singh scored goal which led them to victory.

  1. Winning of services 69th Santosh Trophy football title 2014-15 then teams become clinched fourth time this tile.
  2. Earlier, services had won the Santosh Trophy in year 1961, 2012, 2013.
  3. Santosh Trophy football tournament was founded in 1941 and Santosh Trophy (football) is an annual Indian football tournament.
  4. Late Maharaja Sir Manmatha Nath Roy Chowdhary of Santosh (now in Bangladesh) based on the Trophy name.

- Published on: March 17, 2015