Cyclone-A enter semifinal of 21st Challenge Cup

    24-May-2019


By Our Sports Reporter
IMPHAL, May 23 : Cylone A, Thangmeiband find its spot in the last four of the ongoing  21st Challenge Cup Veteran Football Tournament 2019 after defeating FVWA, Mapal Kangjeibung by 2-1 in the first quarter-final clash, today at Mapal Kangjeibung.
N Imocha put Cyclone A in the lead by scoring an early goal (7') but Md Abdul Hakim managed to equalise and put FVWA back in the game by scoring a beautiful goal in the 17th minute.
After a hard fought battle of nearly 17 minutes, N Imocha scored the winning goal in the 34th minute and carry his team to the semi final.
N Imocha, who scored a double was awarded man of the match title for todays' match.
KVFC, Konthoujam will meet UVSA (Thangal) Lilong Chajing in the 2nd quarter final match tomorrow at 3 pm.