Thursday, July 29, 2021

25th Classic Cup: Saptiqa FC, Kohima Bible College, United XI win

Kohima, November 5: Saptiqa Football Club, Kohima Bible College and United XI today moved into the second round of the ongoing silver jubilee edition of Classic Cup organized by Classic Club at local hround here.
In the first match of the day, Saptiqa Football Club, Zunheboto came from behind to beat FC Chizami United 3-2 via tie breaker after the teams were locked in 1-1 draw in the stipulated time.
FC Chizami scored an early goal through Eneibe Thopi in the first five minutes of play going into the first half break. However Kito netted an injury time goal for Saptiqa FC to move the match into direct tie-breaker. It favoured Saptiqa as they netted 3 out of five shots while FC Chizami managed only 2.
Playing the second match, Kohima Bible College blanked United Brothers FC by 3 goals.
Kevilezo Sachü found the first net in the 20th minute while Talizhu Thupzz and Murohü scored a goal each in the 33rd and the 58th minutes of the game. KBC player Menuohuo and United Brothers – Arman and Reetish were yellow carded.
In a lopsided last match of the day, United XI humiliated Shining Star Club, Lazami 6-0.
Metselo Medo opened the floodgates in the 6th minute while also scoring his second in the 46th minute. Kapzei also scored twice in the 22nd and injury added time of the match while Menguse Sale and Erikolo scored one each in the 39th and the 50th minute of the game.
(Page News Service)

Today’s Matches:
Naga Jaguars FC vs Phekekriezou FC (12:30 pm)
Zodic FC Phesama vs Kohima Eagles FC (2 pm)