LUKAH: FT Banqku created history by winning the 2019-2020 Tellian Cup MuFA Football Championship after defeating Oya FC 1-0 in the final in front of 4,000 spectators at Mukah Mini Stadium, here on Sunday afternoon.
Mohd Igat Shafizal emerged the hero of FT Banqku after scoring the winning goal in the 27th minute.
Both teams created equal chances but FT Banqku look more dominating to deserve the title.
FT Banqku led by Abdul Salam Saibi has been the tournament favourites after beating MyTeam 3-2 in the semi-finals.
With the win, FT Banqku took home RM3,000 while Oya FC RM2,000. MyTeam earned RM1,000 for third placing.
Meanwhile, the final best player award was won by Mohd Ikhmarrudin Jais of Oya FC. The top scorer award was also won by his brother Mohd Farizuddin of Oya FC who scored 14 goals.
Tellian Assemblyman Yussibnosh Balo who was accompanied by the president of the Mukah Football Association (MuFA), Sergeant Major Ajahar Bakar gave away the prizes.
A total of 20 teams around Mukah took part in the tournament which kicked off in November.
Among the leading teams were Tellian Power, Educ Mukah and IPD-M FC.