Women's ● Feb 06, 2006

FAS U19s record stylish victory as Women’s Challenge Cup kicks off


FAS U19 were the big winners in the Women’s Football Challenge Cup over the weekend as they recorded a 7-0 hammering of Police FC.


Azreena Maat grabbed four goals for the U19s, with Siti Erma Ellvana and Joanna Lee notching a goal apiece. An own goal from the Policewomen rounded off the rout in the Group A opener.


In Group C, United World College’s Michelle Cheong matched Azreena’s goalscoring feat, netting all four goals as UWC took a 4-2 victory over Malaysia U19.


The Malaysians’ replies came from Rozainie Dusileh and Steffi Kaur.


2005 Challenge Cup winners ITE Women eked out a hard-fought 2-1 win over Paya Lebar Punggol with goals from Sri Arnina Sudi and Masturah Kahad, with Zhou Xiaoyu replying for Paya Lebar.


Group B’s ties saw Nanyang Technological University draw 1-1 with Tiong Bahru FC, while Bishan Arsenal romped past Sporting Westlake 4-1.


Bagging a double for Bishan Arsenal was Nurafny Yulianti, while Dianna Thor and Charmaine Pelaez were also in the goals. Sporting’s sole reply came from Kamaliah Hashim.


NTU and Tiong Bahru’s deadlock saw goals from Wong Suet Ching (NTU) and Hasrina Abdul Rahman (Tiong Bahru).


Next matches:

11 Feb: NTU vs Negri Sembilan (Dunearn Secondary School, 5pm)

12 Feb: Police FC vs Paya Lebar Punggol (Police Academy, 5pm)

Tiong Bahru vs Bishan Arsenal (Clementi Stadium, 5pm)

Arion Women’s FC vs FAS Young Women (Clementi Stadium, 7pm)

13 Feb: FAS U19 vs NYPGA (Clementi Stadium, 7pm)