Kohima, October 22: Mele Football Club Noklak and Gaziphema Football Club Manipur defeated their respective opponents today to move into the pre-quarter finals of 21st NSF Martyrs’ Memorial Tournament organized by Angami Students’ Union at Indira Gandhi Stadium here.
In the first match of the day, Mele FC Noklak downed Khuzama United 4-2. Zaiphu of Mele FC, Noklak scored a brace while Kuzhama United returned the goals through Zevito Khizho and Zayiese Sale. However, an own goal by Khuzama gave Mele FC the lead and Tangsol sealed the scoreboard with the fourth goal for the winners.
Visitors Gaziphema FC Manipur blanked Kitsubozou Youth Society by 5 goals in the second match. Chinakho scored twice and was supported by a goal each from Leangao, Rowland and Th. Khazhi.
Matches for Oct 23:
- Mhakenyi Kro-u FC vs Capital college of Higher Education at 12.30 p.m.
- 12 Tribes United FC vs Morning Football Association at 2 p.m.
(Page News Service)