By Qasim Ali:
Gulmit Premier League concluded in Gulmit where thousands of spectators witnessed a thrilling match between Gul-e-Gulmit FC and Mountain Boys Gulmit, where Gul-e-Gulmit FC won the final 1-0 and stood up as champions of the league 2014. The Assistant Commissioner for Hunza was Chief Guest at the ending ceremony.
Gulmit Premier League is a very famous soccer tournament which is being played every year in Gulmit, the Tehsil head quarter of Gojal which is organized by the Gulmit Young Stars Student Welfare Organization and Sports Club. Seventeen teams belonging to different franchises participated in the tournament where Gul-e-Gulmit FC and Mountain Boys Gulmit made it to the finals. The tournament was started from July 30, 2014 and concluded on August 18, 2014 with a very colourful ending ceremony.
Gul-e-Gulmit FC which was sponsored by The North Wind Films Hunza, won the title of Gulmit Premier League Season-II beating Mountain Boys Gulmit by 1-0. Sarfaraz Ahmed the captain of Gul-e-Gulmit was named as man of the tournament where he scored 8 goals in the tournament and Kabir a mid fielder of Gul-e- Gulmit was named as man of the match. The only goal for Gul-e-Gulmit was scored by Ubaid Ullah Baig. Ahmed Ali Shah was named as best referee of the tournament.
The AC Hunza Mr. Ahmed Zia was Chief Guest and Mr. Rasheed Chairman MASO was presiding guest at the ending ceremony. Shields, medals, and the trophy was distributed amongst the teams at the end.