K. Male' | Aishath Shaany | 25-February-2017 | Saturday 23:29 | Shaaknee | Sport | 997
Victory Sports Club has, on Friday, handed over its captain band to Ismail "Messi" Easa.
Hassan "Sadey" Ahmed and Rilwan "Riley" Ahmed were chosen as vice captains.
The "bands" were handed over to them by the team's former goalkeeper and well-known coach Ahmed "Maa'ttey" Mauroof, after a training session on Friday.
Rilwan had been the captain's during the last football season.
Easa, who had been the captain of Club Eagles in 2015, as nominated as best player in the Haveeru Sports Awards 2015.
While he was with Maziya Sports Club in 2015, he was not included in its starting 11.
Victory will play its first match of the season on Saturday night, against Club Green Street.
|1||Withdrawing my name shows lack of faith, hence I decided to resign: Neeza Imad|
|2||Journalists to be barred from entering Committee sessions: MP Mahloof|
|3||Singer Major Ahmed Athif passes away|
|4||State denies all requests submitted by MP Faris|
|5||Body of Major Ahmed Athif brought to Male’|
|6||The age of bowing to tyranny is gone, says MP Saud|
|7||Charges raised against 12 opposition MPs|
|8||Those who obstruct the conduct of court judges will be penalized, warns DJA|