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Sentinel’s of NE football tourney: 33 goals in 3 matches

Sentinel's of NE football tourney

Dimapur, December 1: Thirty-three goals were scored in three matches on Day-2 of the Assam Rifles Sentinel’s of the North East Football Tournament being played at Sukhowi and 3rd Mile, Dimapur on Thursday.
An AR release informed that in the first match, team from Manipur trounced team from Nagaland by a huge margin if 15-01. In the 2nd match, Assam Rifles defeated Meghalaya 8-1.
In another match, 165 Territorial Army team defeated ‘Tripura Tigers’ 7-1.
Another match between Assam and Arunachal Pradesh saw the Assam team staging a walkout after in a seemingly equal challenge till the game turned nasty. The players from Assam staged a walk out after two of their players received red cards for disorderly conduct. The win was awarded to Arunachal team after the walkout.
(Page News Service)