Paklangso PS Defeats Wophong PS 5-3 to move up in 1st Sarupathar MAC Cup


BOKAJAN, Nov 12: Paklangso PS defeated Wophong PS 5-3 in a penalty in what was a keenly contested summit class after both teams were draw in the full time of the played here at Balipathar HS playground today.

Locked at 1-1 in regulation time, the game went into the dreaded shootout. Watched by a strong contingent of both the teams in the stands, the match got off to a blazing start. Wophong PS teams dominated early exchanges, while Paklangso PS looked menacing on the fast breaks. But they seemed to go off the boil as Paklangso PS raised their game in the latter stages of the first half by a few notches. Both teams went all out to pull off the winner in the final minutes of play, but a goal eluded both the teams and the match and the match was decided by a penalty shootout, where Paklangso prevailed.

Thomash Singnar of Paklangso PS was awarded best player of the match by Romesh Singnar during the post match presentation ceremony.

Earlier, Langmili Moja Mozader Mukut Terang who was the chief Guest of the match declared the match open in the present of VDC chairman Riso Singnar, Barim VDC chairman Uttom Tisso, David Engti.