PAMYAL thump SICO 2-0 to extend winning run in IW 1st Divn League


By Our Sports Reporter
IMPHAL, Aug 2 : PAMYAL, Patsoi and YAC, Yaiskul  posted 2-0 wins against their respective rivals in today's matches of the ongoing 26th L Sangita Devi Memorial First Division Football League 2019 organised under the aegis of Imphal West District Football Association at Football Turf Ground, Khuman Lampak.
The first match of the day saw YAC score a goal each side of the break to win 2-0 against NC Club, Khonghampat.
K Arunkumar put YAC ahead in the 13th minute of the match and went into the break with 1-0 lead as NC Club failed to draw level despite close calls.
YAC eased to the 2-0 lead after soon after the restart when S Naoba banged in the second in the 45th minute before defending their lead till the final whistle.
Meanwhile the 11th league match of the tournament saw , PAMYAL down SICO, Lourembam Leikai 2-0 to post their third win in a row and stay ahead of other teams in the league table.
PAMYAL took of the game in a very positive note and scored all the two goals of the match in the first half itself to continue their winning way at the tournament. K Rajkumar netted the first 6 minutes into the game while W Dravid rounded off the scoring in the 17th minute of the match.
PAMYAL sat back deep and went untroubled in the latter part of the game though SICO made desperate attempts.
PAMYAL's L Rakesh (40') and Sekhar Meetei (54') and SICO's G Alex (52') were yellow carded by the referee.
WAFA, Wangoi will meet THAU, Thangmeiband in the next match on August 4 at 1.30 pm before GC-CRPF take on YAC, Yaiskul at 3 pm.