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Real Kashmir FC to tour Scotland for friendly match in July

Second division club Real Kashmir FC have been invited by Scottish club Stenhousemuir FC to play a pre-season friendly in July

football Updated: May 05, 2017 22:29 IST
Real Kashmir FC will face Scottish club Stenhousemuir FC in a friendly match in July.
Real Kashmir FC will face Scottish club Stenhousemuir FC in a friendly match in July.(Real Kashmir FC/Facebook)

Second Division I-League football team Real Kashmir FC will become the first club team from the valley to play on a foreign soil when they take on third-tier Scottish League club Stenhousemuir in July this year.

“We have been invited by Stenhousemuir FC to play a pre- season friendly at their stadium at Larbert on July 8. The boys are excited about the prospect of getting an opportunity to play against a quality side which will help them improve their game,” an official of the Real Kashmir FC said.

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Real Kashmir FC made their second division debut last season and had mixed results, winning three of their six fixtures in the preliminary round.

While cross-town rivals Lonestar Kashmir FC topped the group and qualified for the final round, Real Kashmir FC lost out to Delhi United on goal difference after both the teams were locked on nine points.