Case Premier League
Dimapur, May 20: Nizams FC, Trinity Sporting, Teammate and Case FC qualified for the knock out stages of the Case Premier League after the end of the week 7 at the Chumoukedima Police Ground.
As the teams played for a spot in the semi-final of the Case Premier League, league leaders Nizams FC were held to a goalless draw by Case FC. In the early minutes of the first half, Akum of Case FC was denied a goal by a brilliant save by Nizams FC goalkeeper. The match had an intense first half as Case FC goalkeeper was shown the yellow card for handling the ball outside the penalty area. This gave Nizams FC a good chance as they were awarded a free kick for the foul. However Nizams failed to find the net from the opportunity.
In the other match, G Sports defeated reigning champions Trinity 2-1. Despite the win, G-Sports failed to qualify for the semi final playoffs as they failed to make the top four after the last league match.
Meanwhile, Teammate trashed Natak FC 8-2 with Tsjukem and Lima Ao sharing a hattrick each. While Superstrikers registered their first win defeating Stafac united 5-3. Kevichouto of Super strikers scored all the five goals for superstrikers.
The semi finals playoffs will be on May 26. Nizams FC will play Teammate while Trinity Sporting will face Case FC.
(Page News Service)