The J&K Santosh trophy team led by Ishfaq Ahmad will be leaving on Tuesday for Nagpur in Maharashtra to take part in second round of the 70th Santosh trophy football event. The team has been preparing for the second round of the event at Synthetic TRC ground under Coach Hilal Parray.
JK last month after finishing the north zone group on top qualified for the second round of the event. The second round of the event comprise of 10 teams that include, Tamil Nadu, Services Karnataka, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Railways, Punjab, J&K and two North East teams.
“To qualify from the North Zone was different story and is past. It is new beginning and we had to prepare all together new side for it. A chance like this does not come on daily basis and we are ready to give our all for the semifinal spot,” Hilal said