UFC lift Bob Khathing football trophy

UFC lift Bob Khathing football trophy

Mungchan Zimik
Ukhrul, Feb 26 : Ukhrul Football Club (UFC) drubbed Yarkhok FC to 3-0 in the football competition held in connection with the 6th edition of district level Major Bob Khathing Sports Week organized by 27 AR and Ukhrul District Sports Association (UDSA) at TNL ground Wino bazar, Ukhrul.
Khangater Tungshang scored the first goal in the 8th minute via a penalty kick for UFC. UFC continued to stretch the defence line of Yarkhok and it was S Ragui who banged in the second goal in the 24th minute to make it 2-0 in the first half.
The second half saw a tough fight between the two teams, one trying to come back into the game while other trying to extend the lead. Defence lines of either team stuck well for majority of the portion until UFC raced ahead in the dying minutes with a series of incisive runs.
Off such one run, Mayonsing who was lurking around the edge of the box sneaked into the box and slotted home the ball in the 84th minute to seal the match 3-0.
27 AR as a part of the Major Bob Khathing 106 birth anniversary commemoration felicitated 103 years old lone survival of V Force Vareishing Zingkhai in the presence of John Khathing and hi family.
Khangater Tungshang of UFC was awarded the highest scorer prize of the tournament for scoring 5 goals in 4 games.

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