FC Lamjao cruise into SDAU Trophy quarter with 3-0 win against AIFF
By Our Sports Reporter
IMPHAL, Jun 28 : FC Lamjao rode on goals by Joykisan and Kisan to thump AIFF, Irengband by 3-0 goals today in the decisive Group G league match and booked their quarter final berth at the ongoing 2nd SDAU Trophy organised by SDAU, Tekcham at Tekcham HS Ground.
Joykishan drew first blood in the 22nd minute after AIFF had a cautious start and the pressure on the Irengband side grew more when Kisan doubled FC Lamjao's advantage three minutes latter his teammate Joykishan found the opener.
AIFF slipped further as Kisan rose again for his second goal in the 40th minute and made their rival's recovery impossible. Eventually the Lamjao side sealed their second win and eased into the last 8 round.
AIFF's K Spen and Dipinchandra of FC Lamjao were yellow carded respectively in the 18th and the 23rd minute.
Meanwhile in the last Group E league match of the tournament staged earlier, SYCO got the better of LKRDA, Langthabal by 4-3 goals.
Both the teams started the game on a positive note and denied one another from taking the lead till Kishan Singh gave SYCO the lead in the 23rd minute. The lead however failed to last long as S Berlin helped LKRDA get back into the game with a fine equaliser in the 25th minute. Relentless SYCO then regained the lead 3 minutes latter through N Ronaldo but the scores were level again three minutes latter when M Bishwamitra found the back of the net.
It was a to an fro affair for some time till N Keniyo broke the deadlock in the 40th before smashing home the decisive goal two minutes latter.