SSC, NESU emerge victorious in IE 1st Divn League

By Our Sports Reporter
IMPHAL Sep 30 : SSC, Porompat and NESU, Khurai defeated their respective rivals to earn full points in today's matches at Artificial Turf Ground, Khuman Lampak in the ongoing Moirangthem Ibobi Memorial 1st Division Football League Tournament organised by Imphal East District Football Association.
In the first match of the day, SSC dominated the first half proceedings and slotted home all two goals against UPSA to go home with all three points. Ashif put SSC ahead in the 28th minute after the two teams traded few runs while Sanjit banged in the team's second in the 34th minute. UPSA after first half snub, struggled hard to reduce the gap in the second half but SSC did well deny any change in the scoreline till the final whistle.
Elsewhere, NESU, Khurai which posted a 3-1 win against UPSA, Pukhao sealed a narrow 1-0 win against NIVSO, Keibi in a low scoring encounter. The lone goal which was more than enough for NESU to earn all three points was scored by S Toper in the 30th minute of the match.