U8 Chiltern Church Tournament – 17th Nov

Match No 1

We were playing Chalfont St Peters.

We started with
1-0 Zain Dharas
Good block by Abbas Rajvani

Good link up between Ali and Aadam, unfortunately the ball went out.
Another good start from the the keeper and some tenacious start by SJFA and good pass by the Chalfont team
First half and SJFA are 1-0 up

Second half
Abbas Rajvani in goal
Zain Dharas
Zayn khatau
Aadam Valjy
Hussein Bhaloo

Once again a great start by SJFA pressing from the kickoff and not giving the opponent a chance to settle.

What a great teamwork by the boys in blocking a shot from Chalfont and clearance by Adam Merali.

What a cracking goal by zain Dharas 2-0 up to SJFA. The match ended with SJFA 2-0 Chalfont

Match No2.

We were playing against Chesham United Blues

Abbas Rajvani
Hassan Valjy
Jaabir Merali
Aadam Merali
Ali Nurmohamed in goal

We started with the same energy as the first game playing as a team and blocking all the crosses and stringing a good few passes too.

Solid defending by Aadam Merali and what a confusion with the opposition player listening to Jamil’s instructions as he kept on calling Aadam from Chesham United.

What a solid cross form Abbas Rajvani to Hassan and then to Adam and that should have been a goal but Chesham were resolute in their defence and blocked it on the line.

Then out of nowhere Abbas Rajvani scores and SJFA were 1-0 up.
First half and SJFA were 1-0 up

Second-half started in the way we ended the first with a lot of tenacity and drive and within a few minutes we had a corner.

What a cross from a throw in and Zayn Khatau was off and passed it to Ali Nurmohamed and a super double save from the keeper
Another corner and Zain Dharas netted another goal.

SJFA were up 2-0

Another back pass by the keeper saw SJFA pounce at the opportunity but just saw the ball go past the post by a yard.

Off from the throw in and Zain Dharas netted a screamer
3-0 up.

Off from the start and 4-0 to SJFA with Zain Dharas scoring again.

What a neat little pass between Zayn Khatau and Ali Nurmohamed chipping a ball on and 5-0 to SJFA.

And the game came to an end with the referee blowing the whistle SJFA 5-0 Chesham United.

Match No 3

SJFA playing Westwood for the final game

Hussein Bhaloo
Zain Dharas
Aadam Merali
Abbas Rajvani
Ali Nurmohamed in goal

Another great start by the team and Zain Dharas cross in the ball in but no one to finish.

What a Great Tackle by Abbas and we were on the up but Westwood were resolute in their defence.

Both teams were going to glory. And what a brilliant corner by Hussein Bhaloo and a super strike by Abbas Rajvani that saw the call go wide of the post.

Another super transition of the ball saw Abbas pass it to Zain who saw his shot saved off the line by the keeper.

Half time and 0-0 and what a thrilling game.

Abbas Rajvani in goal
Jaabir Merali
Zayn Khatau
Zain Dharas
Hassan Valjy

Good start to the second half and we should have capitalised from the corner.

And a few scrappy challenges and we nearly scored from the corner.
What a corner by Jaabir and deflected in to the goal, we scored. 1-0 to SJFA.

Well played to all players.

Match report by Abbas Khatau