Kohima, June 19: Kohima Eagles earned full five points to move up to the fourth position in the ongoing Kohima Football League played at IG Stadium here under the aegis of Kohima Town Club.
Kohima Eagles won against fourth positioned Khriekesa FC 4-2 in today’s match to snatch their place.
Kekhrieletuo scored the first goal within 6th minute while Hitova Ayemi doubled it in 14th minute. Gaibung decreased the margin scoring a goal for Khriekesa FC in the 28th minute. In a disappointing moment for Kohima Eagles in the 31st minute, their defender Hakato Aye was sent off the field for being cautioned twice.
However, despite playing against 10 men, Khriekesa failed to show any return to the game while seven minutes into the second half, Kakhevi Assumi netted the third goal for Kohima Eagles and Johnny Ritse made it 4-1 in 70th minute. A minute later Ruokuovolie scored the second goal for Khriekesa which was the ultimately goal of the match.
Match for Jun 20:
Sechü-Zuba FC vs United-16 at 1:30 p.m.
(Page News Service)