IW 3rd Division League: JUV wrap up group campaign with record five wins, to meet KYC-N for title clash

By Our Sports Reporter
IMPHAL, Nov 24 : With five of five wins in their group stage, Juvenile Club, Tera are set to meet KYC-N, Khurkhul for the title of the 3rd Sh Mani Sharma Memorial 3rd Division Football League-2019 being organised under the auspices of Imphal West District Football Association at KYC-N ground.
Title favourites, Juvenile Club boosted by earlier four wins came out strongly and led the first half 2-0 before wrapping up the game 3-1 against ESA, Mayang Imphal to top Group A. Ajoy gave the Tera team the lead 16 minutes into the game while his team-mate Sanatomba netted another in the 26th minute.
After the break, ESA, with a little change in their strategy, fought back for a brief period and managed to cut the gap in the 46th minute via Ajoy goal. Their effort to draw level however, proved fruitless as Chaoton fired home the decisive goal for Juvenile Club in the 58th minute.
Earlier, YAC, Yurembam completed their Group A campaign with a 1-0 victory against SYSC, Sangaithel which finished second in Group standings. The lone goal of the match was scored by N Hanary in the 51st minute after the two teams played out a barren first half.
The final match will take place on November 26 at 1 pm.