‘Golden Boot’ for Ahana
At the B. D. Somani Football Liga 2023, DAIS reached the semi-finals in the Girls under 19 years and was declared the runner-up. Ahana Kanoi of Class 10 was the top goal scorer and won the Golden Boot award in the league.
IB BD Liga Cup
DAIS participated in the Girls Under-14 Football Tournament. They won the IB BD Liga 2023-24 cup, playing against the following schools:
Don Bosco International School: 0-0
Oberoi International School: 2-0
Hillspring International School: 4-1
In the semi-finals, DAIS played against Nahar International: 2-0 and in the finals we played against Don Bosco International School: 1-0
Mahika Praveen got the ‘Golden Boot Award’ and Eva Gupta won the BD Liga ‘Best Player Award’.
WIFA Gold Medallist
Apoorv Gupta of Class 9A won a Gold medal as a member of the Mumbai District Football Team, at the WIFA Inter-district Junior Boys Football Championship.
Amartya Vaidyanathan of Class 7 B was part of the Kenkre FC Football Team, which won the 1st Place at the MDFA Yuva Cup for boys under 14 years. The Tournament was conducted over a period of 4 months. The top 20 youth clubs of Mumbai participated.
A Fine Defender
Devdutt Patel of Class 6 B represented the Barcelona Mumbai Team and won the prestigious Barca India Football Cup. Devdutt was the defender of his football team, preventing opposing teams from scoring.
Earlier Devdutt had participated in the Barca Asia Pacific Cup, Dubai Super Cup and the Singa Cup.
A Kick Start for Nevan
Nevan Jasra of Class 5 A participated in the Barca Academy India Cup Football tournament, with his team, against teams from Mumbai, Delhi and Bangalore. His team won all the matches with a big goal difference. His team MUMBAI BLAU were the champions of the U 12 category INDIA CUP, and they scored 30 goals totally in 5 matches and topped the table. Nevan was the highest scorer in his age category.
Way to go, Ananya!
Ananya Mittal of Class 10 A played in the center-back position, for team Spark FC that won the MDFA Women’s League 2018-19 Champions hip
Girls Football Scores
The U-16 girls football team participated in the BD Somani International School tournament where they defeated Edubridge International School and Oberoi International School (team A) and topped their groups. Next they defeated Oberoi International School (team B) in the semi-finals with a score of 3-0. In the finals they and defeated Oberoi International School with a score of 2-0. Ananya Mittal and Nikita Parera received 'joint top scorer' of the tournament.
The team consisted of Hridhika Vora, Ananya Mittal, Tammana Sanghvi, Aarna Sanghai, Aanya Khanchandani, Aanya Malhotra, Zara Kachwala, Nikita Parera, Sanika Daga, Jia Dixit, Aritra Malik and Anavi Kaul.
Ananya leads Team Maharashtra
Ananya Mittal of Class 9 A has been selected as Captain of the Maharashtra Sub-Junior Girls Football team, which took part in National Football Championship 2018, conducted by AIFF ( All India Football Federation).The Maharashtra team reached the Quarter final stage of the tournament.
Earlier in the year, Ananya was selected as Captain of Team Mumbai which won the Maharashtra Inter District Football Championship 2018, conducted by WIFA( Western India Football Association) for Under -15 Girls category. Ananya also took part in the MDFA Women's League in May 2018, in which her team won the Fair Play Award.
Ananya's team was the Runner Up at the United Women's Premier League which was held in April 2018.