Updated on 29 Oct 2021, 2:56 pm
TaqChapa Saitu made a brilliant comeback after a dramatic 1-3 loss in the hands of South Changoubung Youth Club in its first match by defeating JSYC 3-2 in its second match of the ongoing KFA's Open Night Tournament at D Phaihel village on Thursday night.
Gingoumang gives Saitu's side an early lead in the 14th minute before JSYC's Lamboisem found an equalizer in the 30th minute but Gingoumang added another goal in the 37th minute to lewd the game till the first half.
Though JSYC made a convincing comeback in the second half, it was Saitu's side who managed to add another goal in the 47th minute through its striker Letkholal. JSYC's however, managed to pull back a goal through Lamrobert in the 52nd minute.
In the second match, YAISA Kakching had an easy 5-0 win over Football Club Saron. Kishan (14th, 16th), Krishnanda (46th), Nanao (47th) and Nabin (53rd) scored for the Kakching side.
In the third match, Tongminhao hat trick in the 16th, 26th, and 48th minutes gives KMT Khongngam a 3-1 win over T.Khullen Youth Club as Mangdou of T.Khullen pulled back a goal in the 53rd minutes.
In the fourth match, Kuki Modern College Imphal had a similar 3-1 win over Otkhosei Memorial Team Motbung. Hengunsei (3rd), Greemy Paominlen (29th) and Seilenmang (48th) scored for the Imphal side while Hanggoulen (25th) scored for the Motbung side.
KANGPOKPI district, Manipur