UKHRUL | Apr 1
Yarkhok United FC scripted history by becoming the first football club from Ukhrul District to qualify for Manipur State League.
Yarkhok United FC playing their crucial match today at TNL Ground at 1pm defeated KIYC by a score of 3-2 at the ongoing Winners’ Cup to qualify for finals and ultimate place in the next edition of Manipur State League.
Yarkhok United FC with 1-0 goal advantage enter the final of Winners Cup with an aggregate of 4-2. Yarkhok United FC goal was scored by Khangatar Tungshangnao (Jersey No. 20), Kagaly Anal (Jersey No. 8) and Chanso Horam (Jersey No.24) in the 8th, 52nd and 62nd minute respectively. Md.Asif (Jersey No.9) and Md. Aziz Shah (Jersey No.11) of KIYC score their goal in the 45th (+2) and 90th (+5) minute of the play. Md.imdad (Jersey No.17) and Sabir Ali (Jersey No. 7) of KIYC were cautioned in the 82nd and 88th minute.
Yarkhok United FC will be the first football club from Ukhrul District to play alongside with NEROCA, TRAU, NISA etc in the next edition of Manipur State League. Around 2000 football lovers witnessed the historic match at TNL Ground, Ukhrul.