Maziya won with a difference of 6-0 against SSA on Friday in their second match of the International Cup of Joy, the under-15 football tournament.
Maziya’s Yooshau Bin Ali Nasheed and Mohamed Iyaan scored two goals each while Ismail Liaz and Mohamed Uwaiz scored one.
Maziya lost their first match to Reliance Academy with a score of 2-1, despite showing an excellent performance.
They will be playing their third match on Saturday against Sports Nation.
While this is the third International Cup of Joy, this is the first time that a team from a Maldives academy is participating in the tournament.
Teams from the Indian super league and renowned football academies are participating in the International Cup of Joy.