58th LG Santosh Trophy 2002:
from 17. October upto 5.November 2002 in Imphal, Manipur

The 58th LG Santosh Trophy was held in Imphal, Manipur. 32 teams from all over the country were supposed to participate in the national state championship but three states pulled out. The final was held between hosts Manipur and defending champions Kerala, which Manipur won through a golden Goal from Indian international Tomba Singh.
The offical LG Santosh Trophy 2002 website: santoshtrophy2002.nic.in
Qualifying Rounds:
Venues:
Mapal Kangjeibung Stadium
Main Stadium Kuman Lampak
Eastern Sporting Union Ground
Thangmeiband Atheletic Union Ground
Cluster I: # TEAMS P W D L GF-GA GDIF PTS 1. Bengal 2 2 0 0 12-00 +12 6 2. Jammu & Kashmir 2 1 0 1 04-05 - 1 3 3. Rajasthan 2 0 0 2 00-11 -11 0
18-Oct-02: Jammu & Kashmir 4-0 Rajasthan [3,83 Deepak Sangral, 62 Rakhesh, 87 Manat Kumar] 20-Oct-02: Bengal 7-0 Rajasthan [14,40,73,80 Dipendu Biswas, 37 Sandip Das, 41,51 Amar Pyne] 22-Oct-02: Bengal 5-0 Jammu & Kashmir [3,24,67 Dipendu Biswas, 64 Surya Bikash Chakraborty, 83 Anupam Sarkar]
Cluster II: # TEAMS P W D L GF-GA GDIF PTS 1. Maharashtra 2 2 0 0 05-02 + 3 6 2. Meghalaya 2 1 0 1 04-04 0 3 3. Chandigarh 2 0 0 2 01-04 - 3 0
18-Oct-02: Chandigarh 1-2 Meghalaya [C: 58 Munish Kumar; M: 17 Richard Nongneng, 43 Soki Lamara] 20-Oct-02: Maharashtra 2-0 Chandigarh [70 Naushad Moosa, 77 Aziz Quereshi] 22-Oct-02: Maharashtra 3-2 Meghalaya [Ma: 51 Aziz Quereshi, 71 Anthony Fernandes, 78 Altafuddin Ahmed; Me: 72 Sam Kharbhi, 77 Freddy Kharpran]
Cluster III: # TEAMS P W D L GF-GA GDIF PTS 1. Punjab 2 2 0 0 01-00 + 1 6 2. Mizoram 2 1 0 1 02-02 0 3 3. Madhya Pradesh 2 0 0 2 01-03 - 2 0
18-Oct-02: Mizoram 2-1 Madhya Pradesh [Mi: 10 Joseph Lalnunzira, 48 Benjamin Zonunsiama; MP: 67 Rahamat Baig] 21-Oct-02: Punjab 1-0 Madhya Pradesh [33 Gurjit Singh Atwal] 23-Oct-02: Punjab 1-0 Mizoram [88 Sher Singh]
Cluster IV: # TEAMS P W D L GF-GA GDIF PTS 1. Manipur 2 2 0 0 17-00 +17 6 2. Himachal Pradesh 2 1 0 1 01-08 - 7 3 3. Pondicherry 2 0 0 2 00-10 -10 0
17-Oct-02: Manipur 8-0 Himachal Pradesh [36,51,70,83 Bijen Singh, 43 Kanta Singh, 55 Helen Singh, 62 Tomba Singh, 86 Tiken Singh] 20-Oct-02: Pondicherry 0-1 Himachal Pradesh [90 Rahul Sharma] 22-Oct-02: Manipur 9-0 Pondicherry [1 Sanaton Singh, 3,44,70,87 Tiken Singh, 40,41 Bijen Singh, 50 James Singh, 72 Nilakumar Singh]
Cluster V: # TEAMS P W D L GF-GA GDIF PTS 1. Assam 2 2 0 0 06-00 + 6 6 2. Bihar 2 1 0 1 01-03 - 2 3 3. Andhra Pradesh 2 0 0 2 00-04 - 4 0 3. Daman & Diu 2 0 0 0 00-00 0 0 * * Daman & Diu has pulled out
18-Oct-02: Assam 3-0 Andhra Pradesh [36 Utpal Basumatary, 44 Kamal Chetry, 90 Padum Brpha] 21-Oct-02: Bihar 1-0 Andhra Pradesh [58 Suresh Kalandi] 23-Oct-02: Bihar 0-3 Assam [6 Utpal Basumatary, 58 Saran Sonar, 79 Sanjiva Rongpi]
Cluster VI: # TEAMS P W D L GF-GA GDIF PTS 1. Services 2 2 0 0 08-00 + 8 6 2. Sikkim 2 1 0 1 03-03 0 3 3. Uttar Pradesh 2 0 0 2 00-08 - 8 0 4. Arunachal Pradesh 0 0 0 0 00-00 0 0 * * Arunachal Pradesh has pulled out
19-Oct-02: Services 5-0 Uttar Pradesh [26,40,45 Pritam Bahadur, 49 Bikash Gurung, 60 Thiruna Vakarsu] 21-Oct-02: Sikkim 3-0 Uttar Pradesh [34 Milan Lepcha, 44 Kamal Bagdas, 89 Ram Rai] 23-Oct-02: Services 3-0 Sikkim [39 Jhoney P Gangmei, 56 Pritam Bahadur, 57 Raghu Kumar]
Cluster VII: # TEAMS P W D L GF-GA GDIF PTS 1. Karnataka 3 3 0 0 12-01 +11 9 2. Tripura 3 2 0 1 07-06 + 1 6 3. Gujarat 3 1 0 2 02-10 - 8 3 3. Haryana 3 0 0 3 01-05 - 4 0
19-Oct-02: Haryana 0-1 Gujarat [68 Mukesh Kumar] 19-Oct-02: Karnataka 4-1 Tripura [K: 11 SK Dayanand, 68 Jagadish Kumar, 76 Sunil S Kumar, 90 BV Pradeep; T: 21 Sambhu Saha] 21-Oct-02: Tripura 4-1 Gujarat [T: 10 Swapan Rai, 48 Sambhu Saha, 53,64 Premjit Singh Barua; G: 56 Ranjit Sisodiya] 21-Oct-02: Haryana 0-2 Karnataka [29 SK Dayanand, 75 Gregory Clarke] 23-Oct-02: Karnataka 6-0 Gujarat [34 Sunil S Kumar, 52,72 BV Pradeep, 62,79 SK Dayanand, 60 Kanika Raj] 23-Oct-02: Tripura 2-1 Haryana [T: 37,77 Swapan Rai; H: 30 Satya Singh]
Cluster VIII: # TEAMS P W D L GF-GA GDIF PTS 1. Orissa 2 1 1 0 04-01 + 3 4 2. Delhi 2 0 2 0 02-02 0 2 3. Nagaland 2 0 1 1 01-04 - 3 1 4. Andaman Nicobar 0 0 0 0 00-00 0 0 * * Andaman Nicobar has pulled out
19-Oct-02: Orissa 0-0 Delhi 21-Oct-02: Nagaland 1-1 Delhi [N: 90 Vizo Peseyie; D: 45 Rajesh Arya] 23-Oct-02: Orissa 3-0 Nagaland [38,86 Gyanaranjan, 66 Bhabani Prasad Mohanty]
Quarterfinal League:
Venue:
Main Stadium Kuman Lampak
Group A: # TEAMS P W D L GF-GA GDIF PTS 1. Kerala 2 2 0 0 06-03 + 3 6 2. Bengal 2 1 0 1 04-04 0 3 3. Assam 2 0 0 2 02-05 - 3 0
25-Oct-02: Bengal 2-1 Assam [B: 6 Dipendu Biswas, 38 Amar Pyne; A: 65 Sanjiva Rongpi] 27-Oct-02: Kerala 3-2 Bengal [K: 31,58 Sylvester Ignatius, 87 T Usman; B: 20 Chandan Das, 79 Sandip Das] 29-Oct-02: Kerala 3-1 Assam [K: 71 K Dineesh, 77 Sylvester Ignatius, 90 Abdul Naushad; A: 37 Sanjiva Rongpi]
Group B: # TEAMS P W D L GF-GA GDIF PTS 1. Services 2 1 1 0 03-01 + 2 4 2. Maharashtra 2 1 1 0 02-01 + 1 4 3. Railways 2 0 0 2 00-03 - 3 0
25-Oct-02: Maharashtra 1-1 Services [M: 2 Altafuddin Ahmed; S: 48 Pradeep Debnath] 27-Oct-02: Railways 0-1 Maharashtra [37 Naushad Moosa] 29-Oct-02: Railways 0-2 Services [13,58 Pritam Bahadur]
Group C: # TEAMS P W D L GF-GA GDIF PTS 1. Goa 2 2 0 0 04-02 + 2 6 2. Karnakata 2 1 0 1 03-02 + 1 3 3. Punjab 2 0 0 2 01-04 - 3 0
26-Oct-02: Punjab 0-2 Karnataka [22 Mahendra Mani, 30 Sunil S Kumar] 28-Oct-02: Goa 2-1 Punjab [G: 42 Covan Lawrence, 44 Alvito D'Cunha; P: 17 Sher Singh] 30-Oct-02: Goa 2-1 Karnataka [G: 3 Jules Alberto, 38 Sukhdev Arwade; K: 56 S Paramesh]
Group D: # TEAMS P W D L GF-GA GDIF PTS 1. Manipur 2 1 1 0 06-03 + 3 4 2. Tamil Nadu 2 1 1 0 04-03 + 1 4 3. Orissa 2 0 0 2 02-06 - 4 0
26-Oct-02: Manipur 4-1 Orissa [M: 9,82 Bijen Singh, 38 Tiken Singh, 60 Tomba Singh; O: 36 Premchand Singh] 28-Oct-02: Tamil Nadu 2-1 Orissa [T: 24,28 P Muthu; O: 19 Saroj Kanta Patnaik] 30-Oct-02: Tamil Nadu 2-2 Manipur [T: 6 Kalia Kulothungan, 90+ A Kumaravel; M: 24 Uttam Singh, 69 Tiken Singh]
Semifinals:
Venue:
Main Stadium Kuman Lampak
01-Nov-02: Kerala 3-2 Services [K: 12,22 Asif Saheer, 78 K Ajayan; S: 9 JF Gangmei, 69 Pritam Bahadur] 02-Nov-02: Goa 1-0 Manipur - abandoned after 55 minutes, to be replayed tomorrow - [55 Climax Lawrence] 03-Nov-02: Goa 3-4 Manipur [after penaties]
Final:
Venue:
Main Stadium Kuman Lampak
05-Nov-02: Kerala 1-2 Manipur [golden Goal] [K: 87 Abdul Naushad; M: 6 Tiken Singh, 94 Tomba Singh]

A STATISTICAL WINDOW FOR THE 2002 TOURNAMENT:
Leading scorer: 1. Bijen Singh (Manipur) - 10 goals; 2. Dipendu Biswas (Bengal), Tiken Singh (Manipur) - 8 goals.

List of Awardees:
Fair Play Trophy: GOA
Man of Tournament: James Singh
Best Goalkeeper: Noren Singh


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