Dimapur, October 24: Foothill United FC played out a goalless draw against Mt. Pongen FC in the last league match of the ongoing Loyem Memorial Trophy at the Loyem Memorial Ground on Wednesday. The draw was enough for Foothill United as they progressed to the quarterfinals of the tournament.
However, captain of Foothill United Ahocho had to be replaced in the 11th minute after suffering an unfortunate injury. His presence – or absence – could be crucial as the tournament enters the knockout stages. Ritsase of Foothill was cautioned in the 43rd minute for unsportsmanlike behaviour.
Foothill United was joined by DEF Tsg in the knockout stages of the tournament.
The first quarter-final match will be played between Nyenshen FC Vs Hügel Hifliers FC on Thursday at 1:00 p.m.
(Page News Service)