Kerala squad for Santhosh Trophy final round announced
Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala team for the final round of Santhosh Trophy football tournament to be held in Goa has been announced.
Coach V P Shaji has made four replacements in the squad that played the qualifiers in Kozhikode. Firoz, Shibinlal, Ananthu Murali and Netto Benny were dropped and they have been replaced with Nishon Xavier (KSEB), Jipson Justin, Sherin Sam (AG’s office) and Jijo Joseph (SBT). Usman will lead the 20-member team.
The final round of the tournament will begin from March 12 and Kerala will take the field on 16.
Midhun V, Ajmal, Melbin S, Najesh M, Lijo S, Rahul V Raj, Noushad, Sreerag, Seesan, Sherin Sam, Muhammed Parokkotil, Jishnu Balakrishnan, Nishon Xavier, Jijo Joseph, Azharuddin, Usman P, Joby Justin, Eldhose George, Jipson Justin and Sahal Abdul Samad.