ICYM, BBC Enter Next Round


DIPHU, Aug 09: Indian Catholic Youth Movement Diphu Diocese FC (ICYM DD FC) and Bachekrang Baptist Church teams enter next round in the ongoing inter Church football tournament held at Christian English School play ground after both the team beat their opponent on Thursday.

In the first match on Thursday ICYM DD FC humiliated Mulalangso Baptist Church by 10-1. The ICYM team played an attacking game from the start and scored an early lead in the 4th minute and soon completed his brace in the 9th minute to extend the lead of the team to 2-0. ICYM finishes the first half with 8-1 lead.

In the second half, Mulalangso Baptist Church team conceived another two more goals when its players were struggling to bounce back into the match which sends MBC team out of the tournament.

Later in the second match of the day Bachekrang Baptist Church beat Upper Dokmoka Baptist Sunday team by 2-1 goals. Upper Dokmoka took the lead in the 28th minute through Thomson Terang but their celebration ended minutes later when Sushil Phangcho pulled level for Bachekrang boys. Both teams were locked in a 1-1 draw in the first half.

The match seemed destined for extra time. But it was heartbreak for Upper Dokmoka as Sarim Taro scored the winning goal for Bachekrang in the dying minutes of the game.