IW 3rd Divn LeagueUSC draw MIUFC in 6-goal thriller

By Our Staff Reporting
IMPHAL, Nov 11 : USC-Phayeng were held to a 3-3 draw by MIUFC-Mayang Imphal as KSYC-Hiyangthang played out a 1-1 draw with MTSU-Malom in todays matches of the ongoing 5th Sh Mani Sharma Memorial 3rd Division Football League.
In the 13th Group B encounter, MIUFC had a dominating start and went 2-0 ahead with P Gunajit and Md Fazal scoring a goal apiece in the 10th and the 15th minutes.
USC however fought back brilliantly and turned things around with Neky (17'), Thouba (23') and Joychand (40+2') taking their turns to beat MIUFC custodian.
USC almost looked to seal all three points but Md Hamit scored two minutes into the stoppage time (80+2') to helped MIUFC salvage a 3-3 stalemate.
In the other Group B match staged later, Ah Bobby scored at the stroke of 70th minute to help KSYC draw MTSU who were enjoying a slender 1-0 lead with Taibanglemba goal in the 56th minute.