Chumbang FC, Kakching FC ease into next round
By Our Sports Reporter
IMPHAL, Jun 28 : Chumbang FC beat NWYC 2-0 and Kakching FC overcame District Police Chandel by 3-1 goals on penalties in today's matches to advance into the next round of the ongoing 3rd KAPAAM Cup being held at Kapaam Development Club's ground.
In the 14th match of the tournament, Thoiba and Nongdamba to help Chumbang FC earn the next round berth against NWYC. Thoiba scored the first goal of the match in the 37th minute while Nongdamba found the finisher in the 45th minute.
Meanwhile the 15th match played between Kakching FC and District Police Chandel saw neither team score during the normal time and eventually the winners were decided via penalty shoot-out where in the Kakching side emerged victorious. Sanjeev, Sarju and Dhruba made no mistake in slotting home the ball in the shoot-out for Kakching FC while Poulinmei was the player who found the target for the losing side.