Dimapur, October 16: Büpen’s late goal helped Saoyang Sporting FC to a 1-1 draw at the Loyem Memorial Ground on Tuesday in the ongoing 26th Loyem Memorial Trophy.
Hopong put Hügel Hifliers FC ahead in the 56th minute and have looked to seal the match but Büpen in the 90th Minute came up with a goal in the game to even things out.
A brilliant long range effort in the first half through Sunep was thwarted by Ato the custodian of Saoyang Sporting FC. Both teams kept circulating the ball in midfield without penetration.
However, in the second half both goalkeepers were kept busy at their end with constant pressure from the attackers.
Earlier, in the first match Settle FC handed Homers FC a 4-0 defeat.
The attacking Settle FC capitalised on the Homer FC’s defensive lapses to score in the 2nd minute of the first half and before adding three more to come away with all three points after drawing their opener against Oziepik FC.
The goals stirred the Homer FC attackers as they pressed forward. However, a goal kept eluding them.
Next Matches on Wednesday
12:00 Noon: DEF Tsg Vs Oziepik FC
1:30 p.m. : Pisgah United Vs Nyenshen FC
(Page News Service)