CHANDEL: The Autonomous District Council, Chandel Trophy 2nd Division Football League, 2019-2020 organised by District Sports Association, Chandel Kicked-Off on Monday at Liwa Sarei Village Ground. A total of 16 Clubs under DSA, Chandel are participating in this tournament.
In the first match, Hnatham SC beat UNISA by 8 goals to one with Nl. Korhringam scoring a hattrick in the 8th, 72nd and 73rd minutes of the match. Ng. Vikram also scored a brace in the 2nd and 11th minute of the match with Hb. Warshung, Js. Chamdil and Kl. Phowltha adding one each to the tally to make it eight goals. The lone goal of UNISA was scored by Henry.
In the second match, Kanankhu YC defeated CFF Veteran by a lone goals scored by Ts. Marson in the 73rd minute of the match.
During the opening ceremony TS. Chamna Anal, President, DSA, Chandel declared the 2nd Division League, 2019-2020 opened while HL. Lovingson Anal, Vice President, DSA, Chandel and Convener of the tournament presided over the Oath taking of all the participating teams which was represented by Presidents and Managers of all 16 Clubs thereby followed by blessing prayer led by Rev. Huten Wilson Anal Executive Secretary Anal Naga Baptist Association.
Among the dignitaries who attended today’s opening ceremony include Ngamtin Monsang, Chief of Liwa Sarei Village, Th. Albert Chothe, Vice President, DSA, Chandel, Dr. Th. Joyson M Monsang, Gen.Secy. DSA, CDL, NG.Beling Moyon Jt. Secy. DSA, CDL, TS. Behriim Monsang Treasurer, DSA, CDL and many more.