IMPHAL, August 13: PHLYO maintains lead in the Imphal West 1st division football league tournament after defeating KRYPSA, Naoremthong by 2-1 in today’s match at the THAU ground. The goals for PHLYO were scored by Anand in the 63rd minute and Y Gopi in the 75th minute, while L Sanjoy scored in the 33rd minute for KRYPSA.
KRYPSA led the match by 1-0 till the end of the first half; however, PHLYO scored two goals in the second half to win the match.
PHLYO with 12 points is at the top of the points table, while KRYPSA is yet to open its points account at the end of four matches.
Meanwhile, the first ground match of the day between CYLC, Chingamathak and GC-CRPF, Langjing ended with the former winning by 2-0. Goals for CYLC were scored by Sunder in the 48th minute and Dinachandra in the 64th minute.
In yesterday’s I/W Super Division matche played at the same ground, DMRAO, Awang Sekmai was held in a goalless draw by YPHU, Lalambung.
The first division match played yesterday between CHIKL, Lilong Chajing and WAFA, Wangoi ended in a 2-2 draw.