NISA defeat KLASA by 2-0
Imphal: The 13th Manipur State league 2020 commenced on Sunday at Khuman Lampak Artificial Turf with NISA securing a win over KLASA Keinou in the opening match of the day.
The tournament is organized by All Manipur Football Association (AMFA) under the sponsorship of Kh. Joykisan Singh. 16 teams from across the state are participated in the said league.
The first match between KLASA Keinou and NISA Thangmeiband started on a high note with both the teams attacking each other and creating chances. However, the first half ended in a draw.
However, in the second half, NISA totally changed game strategy and got their first attempt in the 54th minute which was converted by L. Gouro. NISA kept attacking while KLASA also tried hard and got some chances to make goal but couldn’t. Then in the 63rd minute, L. Gouro added to his tally with a short pass of T. Deepak.
Dhananjoy and Naba of KLASA led the attack against NISA but failed to find the back to the net in their attemps.
During the match T. Deepak and S. Rojen of NISA were shown yellow card for their unsporting behavior.
The second match between TRAU FC Kwakeithel and DMRAO Awang Sekmai was postponed as All Manipur Football Association (AMFA) had notified that all the matches to be played with TRAU FC Kwakeithel for the ongoing of the 13th Manipur State League 2019-20 have been postponed until further orders.
On 10th February, UKB Churachandpur will play MUVANLAI FC Kangpokpi at first match at 1.45 pm while NEROCA FC Sangakpham will fight GSC at 2.15 pm for second match.