Oriental Club seal comeback 3-2 win over LHYC in Jiribam 2nd Divn League

By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, Dec 28 : Oriental Club, Babubara overcame LHYC, Lalpani by 3-2 goals in a keenly contested game of the 18th District Level Second Division Football League organised by All Jiribam Sports Association.
The game started on a competitive note and Nehkholen Haokip put LHYC ahead after 16 minute but Oriental College fought back and pulled level through Mangboi in the 24th minute.
Nehkholen scored yet again in the 27th minute to help LHYC enter the break with a 2-1 advantage but Haoboi converted a penalty in the 60th minute to equalise for Oriental Club before James Sitlhou overturned the lead the very next minute.
With LHYC unable to add up, Oriental Club who drew 0-0 with Young Sinlung Club in the previous game, walked home 3-2 and earned all three points.