Gangtok, Aug 31
Kumar Sporting Football Club and Unicorn Football Club have shared a point each from a draw match in the ongoing Premier Division Sikkim-League 2019 here at Paljor Stadium. In its third match on Saturday, Unicorn FC holds Kumar Sporting FC for 1-1 draw to share one point each.
Subham Basnett scored the lead for Unicorn FC in the 22nd minute but could not hold the lead for lone when Sanjit scored the equaliser for Kumar Sporting FC in the 38th minute to end the first half 1-1 draw.
When both teams were playing hard to take the lead, Tseten Bhutia scored the second goal for Kumar Sporting FC in the 60th minute but this time Kumar Sporting not able to maintain the lead for long when Dathup Lachenpa scored the equaliser for Unicorn FC in the 76th minute. Finally, the match ended 1-1 draw to share one point each.
In another match of the day, by keeping the winning streak continue, Sikkim Aakraman Football Club has registered its third consecutive victory in the league. Sikkim Aakraman FC humbled United Sikkim Football Club 5-nil to secure three more points from another victory.
Dewasish George Rai scored an early lead for Sikkim Aakraman FC in the 7th minute and his teammate Lhendup Bhutia extended the lead to 2-0 in the 21stminute. United Sikkim FC players played their hearts to bounce back into the match but could not able to breach the defence line of the opponent and first half ended 2-0 in favour of Sikkim Aakraman FC.
Sikkim Aakraman FC again maintained constant pressure on the United Sikkim FC with continuous attacks in the second half. Thinlay Dorjee scored the third goal for Sikkim Aakraman FC in the 55th minute and his teammate Sahensha Ansari extended the lead to 4-0 in the 75th minute. When, United Sikkim players were struggling to bounce back in the match, Sonam Tshering sealed 5-0 victory of Sikkim Aakraman FC in the injury time of the match.