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Last updated on September 26th, 2023 at 01:04 pm

Santosh Trophy in Kokrajhar: The premier National Football championship – Santosh Trophy 2022-23 edition, has already started in different parts of the country. For the first time, Bodoland (Officially BTR) got the opportunity to host the historic national football event, Santosh Trophy. Kokrajhar will host the group 3 matches in two stadiums (SAI and KDSA) from 28 Dec 2022 to 5 Jan 2023.

5th Jan 2023 Santosh Trophy Kokrajhar Match Updates

We hope you’ll have enjoyed the Santosh Trophy in Kokrajhar, played by the six states Assam, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Goa and Tamil Nadu.

Today, 5th Jan 2023, is the last day of the game, where all the teams will play their best to up their score in the leaderboard. Nagaland is leading with 10 points, followed by Goa at 8 points and 7 points Uttar Pradesh. Whoever wins today’s game, either Nagaland, Goa, or
Uttar Pradesh will be the top scorer in the Group 3 matches, making entry into the next round of the knockout stages.

Santosh Trophy

Santosh Trophy is a National Football Competition in India. In this championship, all the states, union territories, and a few government institutions like railways football team and services football team participate. Santosh Trophy is also known as Hero Senior Mens national Football.

Santosh Trophy has been held annually before independence since 1941. Bengal was the first to lift the trophy in 1941. The trophy was named after the former president of the Indian Football Association (IFA), Sir Manmatha Nath Roy Chowdhury. He was also the Maharaja of Santosh (a place in Bangladesh now).

This year, 76th Santosh Trophy is being played at different places in India. The matches are divided into six groups, with all groups having 6 teams in it except group four which has only 5 teams with them. There are 35 teams representing all the states and union territories except union territory – ‘Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu’ is not playing.

Santosh Trophy in Korkajhar

For the first time in Bodoland, and the first time in Kokrajhar, the biggest Football event – 76th Hero National Championship Santosh Trophy 2022-23 Group III is happening.

After successfully hosting the first ISPL 2022, Kokrajhar got the biggest opportunity to host the Mega National Football Event – the 76th Santosh Trophy. Let’s all welcome the Santosh Trophy in Kokrajhar.

The AIFF President, Kalyan Chaubey, visited Kokrajhar during the ISPL 2022 match. He was quite impressed with the quality of the Football players and matches being played here and the packed- enthusiastic crowd.  

The AIFF offered Bodoland, i.e., Kokrajhar, to host the Group three match of the ongoing Santosh Trophy competition. The group 3 match started on 28 Dec 2022 and will continue till 5 Jan 2023. The following are the six teams of group three.

  1. Arunachal Pradesh
  2. Goa
  3. Nagaland
  4. Tamil Nadu
  5. Uttar Pradesh
  6. Assam

The group three match is jointly organized by the government of Bodoland Territorial Region (BTR), Assam Football Association (AFA), and All India Football Federation (AIFF).

Game Location in Kokrajhar

The organizing committee has used the following two playgrounds in Kokrajhar for the ongoing Santosh Trophy for the Group III matches.

  1. Sports Authority of India (SAI) STC, Kathalguri
  2. Kokrajhar District Sports Association (KDSA) Playground

Group 3 Match Fixture Details

In group 3 of the Santosh trophy in Kokrajhar, there are 6 teams and a total of 15 matches that will be played in a span of 9 days. The matches are divided into 5 fixtures, with 3 matches in each fixture.

DateTeam 1Team 2PlaygroundTimeWinner
28 Dec 2022Arunachal PradeshTamil NaduSAI STC2 PMArunachal Pradesh
Uttar PradeshNagalandKDSA2 PMNagaland
AssamGoaSAI STC6 PMGoa
30 Dec 2022Uttar PradeshGoaKDSA2 PMDraw (2-2)
NagalandTamil NaduSAI STC2 PMNagaland
AssamArunachal PradeshSAI STC6 PMAssam
1 Jan 2023Uttar PradeshTamil NaduKDSA2 PMUttar Pradesh
GoaArunachal PradeshSAI STC2 PMGoa
NagalandAssamSAI STC6 PMNagaland
3 Jan 2023Uttar PradeshArunachal PradeshKDSA2 PMUttar Pradesh
Tamil NaduAssamSAI STC2 PMAssam
GoaNagalandSAI STC6 PMDraw (0-0)
5 Jan 2023Uttar PradeshAssamSAI STC2 PM
Arunachal PradeshNagalandKDSA 2 PM
Tamil NaduGoaSAI STC6 PM

Our best wishes to all the managements and the team players. Let’s Football! ⚽

Teams of Group 3 of Santosh Trophy Kokrajhar

Assam Team

Assam Team LogoAssam Team Jersey
Assam Football Association LogoAssam Team Jersey for 76th National Football Tournament
Assam Team for Santosh Trophy 2022-23
Assam Team for Santosh Trophy 2022-23

Santosh Trophy Assam Team match details:

  1. Match 1:
    Assam Senior Men’s Football Team kick started its campaign in 76th National Championship for Hero Santosh Trophy 2022-23 in Kokrajhar SAI Statidum, BTR, Assam with 0-1 lost against Goa of Group 3.
  2. Match 2: In match 2 of the Santosh trophy kokrajhar, Assam played against Arunachal Pradesh in SAI stadium at 6 PM, with a 4-1 Win against Arunachal Pradesh.
    – M Basumatary scored the first goal.
    – Jwngbla Brahma scored the second and third goals.
    – Jigyesh Deka scored the fourth goal.
  3. Match 3: The match 3 game will be played against Nagaland on 1st Jan 2023 in SAI stadium at 6 PM.
  4. Match 4: In match 4 of the Santosh trophy Bodoland (played in Kokrajhar), the host Assam played against Tamil Nadu in the SAI playground at 2 PM with a 5-1 Win against the TN team.
    – Jersey no. 17 scored
  5. Match 5: The match 5 game will be played against Uttar Pradesh on 5th Jan 2023 in SAI stadium at 2 PM.

Top Goal Scorer from Assam Team in Santosh Trophy:

  1. Striker Jwngbla Brahma = 2

The Assam Football Association (AFA) has selected the following players as the Assam Senior Men’s Team in 76th National Football Championship for Hero Santosh Trophy 2022-23.

Sl. No. Name of the Players Position
1 Arup Baruah Goal Keeper
2 Birkhang Daimary
3 Megraj Basumatary
4 Didwm Hazowary Stopper Back
5 Sudem Wary
6 Tupu Brahma
7 Gopal Rabha
8 Maneswar Mushahary Right Back
9 Hiteshwar Hazowary
10 Danswrang Basumatary Left Back
11 Urjay Brahma
12 Jangmilen Kuki Centre Mid Field
13 Timothy Narzary
14 Situ Basumatary
15 Tridev Boro
16 Milan Basumatary Right Wing
17 Akrang Narzary Left Wing
18 Arjun Mardi
19 Joydeep Gogoi Striker
20 Jigyesh Deka
21 Nicodim Narzary
22 Jwngbla Brahma

It’s proud moment for the Bodo tribal people, as out of 22 players selected for the Assam Senior Men’s Football Team for Santosh Trophy 2022-23, 16 players are from the Bodo community.

Arunachal Pradesh Team

Arunachal Pradesh Team Logo
Arunachal Pradesh Football Association Logo
Arunchal Pradesh Team for Santosh Trophy 2022-23
Arunachal Pradesh Team for Hero Santosh Trophy 2022-23 Pic 1
Arunachal Pradesh Team for Hero Santosh Trophy 2022-23
Arunachal Pradesh Team for Hero Santosh Trophy 2022-23 Pic 2

Arunachal Pradesh Santosh Trophy Match details:

  1. Match 1: Arunachal Senior Men’s Football Team kickstarted its campaign in the 76th National Championship for Hero Santosh Trophy 2022-23, being played at Kokrajhar Sai Stadium, Assam, with a 2-1 win against Tamil Nadu in the opening match of Group-3.
    Gemar Loya scored the first goal.
    Tapi Hakhe scored the second winning goal for the team.
  2. Match 2: In match 2 of the Santosh trophy Kokrajhar, Arunachal Pradesh played against Assam in SAI stadium at 6 PM, with a 1-4 Lost against Assam.
    H. Gendha scored one goal for the team.
  3. Match 3: The match 3 game will be played against Goa on 1st Jan 2023 in SAI stadium at 2 PM.
  4. Match 4: In match 4 of the Santosh trophy in Bodoland, Arunachal Pradesh played against Uttar Pradesh in the KDSA playground at 2 PM with a 0-2 Lost against Uttar Pradesh.
  5. Match 5: The match 5 game will be played against Nagaland on 5th Jan 2023 in KDSA stadium at 2 PM.

Goa Team

Goa Team for Santosh Trophy 2022-23

Santosh Trophy Goa Team Match Details

  1. Match 1: In match 1 of Santosh trophy in kokrajhar, Goa played against the host Assam team in SAI stadium at 6 PM with 1-0 win against Assam.
    Stendly Teotonio Fernandes scored the winning goal for the team.
  2. Match 2: In match 2 of the Santosh trophy kokrajhar, Goa played against Uttar Pradesh in KDSA stadium at 2 PM, with a 2-2 Draw.
    T. Savio Dias scored the first goal.
    J Martins scored the second goal.
  3. Match 3: The match 3 game will be played against Arunachal Pradesh on 1st Jan 2023 in SAI stadium at 2 PM.
  4. Match 4: In match 4, the Santosh trophy Bodoland, Goa played against Nagaland in SAI stadium at 6 PM, with 0-0 Draw.
  5. Match 5: The match 5 game will be played against Tamil Nadu on 5th Jan 2023 in SAI stadium at 6 PM.

Nagaland Team

Santosh Trophy Nagaland Team Match Details

  1. Match 1: In match 1 of Santosh trophy in kokrajhar, Nagaland played against Uttar Pradesh team in KDSA playground at 2 PM with 1-0 Win against Assam.
  2. Match 2: In match 2 of Santosh trophy kokrajhar, Nagaland played against Tamil Nadu in SAI stadium at 2 PM with 1-0 Win against Tamil Nadu.
    H. Iranggau scored the winning goal for the team.
  3. Match 3: The match 3 game will be played against the host Assam on 1st Jan 2023 in SAI stadium at 6 PM.
  4. Match 4: The match 4 game will be played against Goa on 3rd Jan 2023 in SAI stadium at 6 PM.
  5. Match 5: The match 5 game will be played against Arunachal Pradesh on 5th Jan 2023 in KDSA stadium at 2 PM.

Tamil Nadu Team

Tamil Nadu Team for Santosh Trophy 2022-23

Santosh Trophy Tamil Nadu match details:

  1. Match 1: In match 1 of Santosh trophy in Kokrajhar, Tamil Nadu played against Arunachal Pradesh team in SAI stadium at 2 PM with 1-2 lost against Arunachal Pradesh.
    S. Tamilselvan scored the goal for the team.
  2. Match 2: In match 2 of Santosh trophy in Bodoland, Tamil Nadu played against Nagaland in SAI stadium at 2 PM with 0-1 Lost against Nagaland.
  3. Match 3: The match 3 game will be played against Uttar Pradesh on 1st Jan 2023 in KDSA playground at 2 PM.
  4. Match 4: The match 4 game will be played against the host Assam on 3rd Jan 2023 in SAI stadium at 2 PM.
  5. Match 5: The match 5 game will be played against Goa on 5th Jan 2023 in SAI stadium at 6 PM.

Uttar Pradesh Team

Santosh Trophy Uttar Pradesh match details:

  1. Match 1: In match 1 of Santosh trophy in Kokrajhar, Uttar Pradesh played against Nagaland team in KDSA stadium at 2 PM with 0-1 lost against Nagaland.
  2. Match 2: In match 2 of the Santosh trophy kokrajhar, Uttar Pradesh played against Goa team in KDSA stadium at 2 PM, with a 2-2 Draw.
    Sanjog Yadav scored the first goal.
    Yashraj Thapa scored the second goal.
  3. Match 3:
  4. Match 4: In match 4 of the Santosh trophy played in Bodoland (Kokrajhar), Uttar Pradesh played against Arunachal Pradesh in the KDSA stadium near Kokrajhar govt college at 2 PM, with a 2-0 Win against the AP team.
    – Jersey no. 11 Yashraj Thapa scored the first goal.
    – Jersey no. 9 R Yadav scored the second goal.
  5. Match 5:

Updates coming on the following terms:

  1. santosh trophy winners list
  2. senior mens national football championship
  3. historic national football championship
  4. football championship for the santosh

Important Links:

Official Website of Santosh Trophyclick here
Santosh Trophy in Kokrajhar Facebook pageclick here
Santosh Trophy in Kokrajhar News
Watch Santosh Trophy Kokrajhar Live Matches Onlineclick here

Watch LIVE Matches

Wondering how and where to watch the live telecast of the Hero Santosh Trophy 2022-23 group III matches played in Kokrajhar. To watch online live, you just need to follow YouTube Channel – SportsCast India.


FAQs on Santosh Trophy Kokrajhar:

1. When was Santosh Trophy Started?

1941

2. Who won the First Santosh Trophy?

Bengal

3. Where was Group 3 Match of Santosh Trophy Hosted?

Kokrajhar

4. Which Year Bodoland Got Chance to Host Santosh Trophy?

2022-23. The 76th Santosh Trophy.

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