SCK, NC Club post convincing wins in IW 1st Divn League


By Our Sports Reporter
IMPHAL, Aug 6 : SCK, Kodompokpi posted a 3-1 comeback win against SICO, Lourembam Leikai while NC Club, Khonghampat trounced THAU, Thangmeiband by 5-0 goals in today's matches of the ongoing 26th L Sangita Memorial First Division League organised by Imphal West District Football Association at Football Turf Ground, Khuman Lampak.
In the first match of the day, SICO started positively with L Famous scoring the opener in the 21st minute after few exchanges on both ends but Premjit off SCK banged in the equaliser and made the score locked at 1-1 till the end of the first half.
SCK buoyed by the equaliser looked more determined after the restart and eventually started creating more chances as compared to SICO before M Romesh made his effort count in the 68th minute and completed the turnaround. SICO were given a tough time after the goal and to their disappointment, O Donald of SCK managed to find the net during the stoppage time (70+3) and helped his team wrap up the game 3-1.
Elsewhere in another clash, N Bipin and Y Robinson scored two goals each to help NC Club rout THAU, Thangmeiband 5-0.
The two sides were evenly poised in the beginning and finished the first half in a goalless draw but NC Club entered the field with more purpose after the break and raced ahead with a 1-0 lead when N Bipin found the net. Y Robinson then doubled the lead in the 46th minute before Y Hemboi carried on the momentum and extended the lead to 3-0 with a beautiful strike in the 48th minute.
THAU which were surprised failed to come out of their misery as NC Club were relentless in their attempt despite the three goal cushion. The match was all wrapped up when N Bipin got his second in the 51st minute before Y Robinson also completed his double in the 62nd minute and rounded off the scoring.
PAMYAL will play WAFA in the next match on august 8 at 1.30 pm while GC-CRPF will face SICO latter at 3 pm the same day.