Nepal Police Club (NPC) has clinched the title of 19th Budha Subba Red Bull Gold Cup on Saturday, February 25, 2017. This is the fifth Budha Subba Gold Cup title for NPC.
In the final match held at ANFA Technical Center, Dharan, NPC defeated Sankata Club on sudden death. As the match ended 1-1 draw in the regular time and 3-3 in tie-breaker, Police team won the match in sudden death.
Sankata had led the match in the 28th minute through Raj Poudel while Jumanu Rai equalised for Police in the 80th minute.
Anil Gurung, Sushil KC and Amit Tamang had scored for Sankata in tie-breaker while Tej Tamang, Jumanu Rai and Abhisake Rijal netted for Police.
Police’s goalkeeper Roshan Khadka was announced the man of the match. Sankata’s goalkeeper Binay Shrestha was adjudged the most valuable player of the tournament. He got a motorbike.
With the title, Police won Rs 500,000 while runner-up Sankata received Rs 250,000 cash prizes.