Goal 2013, the 2nd edition of the All Kerala Inter-Collegiate Football Tournament conducted by The New Indian Express (TNIE), kicked off in Kochi on January 16.
The tournament, which runs from January 16 to February 2, 2013, was inaugurated by Ajay Maken, Union Minister for Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation and features the 16 top colleges from Kerala’s four universities. Chief Minister Oomen Chandy will give away the awards to the winners of the tournament.
Two matches will be played daily and the end of the fortnight will see the coronation of Kerala’s new college football champions.
Prabhu Chawla, Editorial Director of TNIE, said, “The tournament is part of our group’s Corporate Social Responsibility with the twin objectives of taking Kerala football back to its glory days as well as consolidating the brand goodwill that TNIE has enjoyed in Kerala for the last several decades.”