IMPHAL, Nov 14: NEROCA, Sangakpham defeated YPHU by a solitary goal to enter pre-quarter stage of the 55th CC Meet football tournament.
In a match played today for the coveted place NEROCA overcome stifff resistance from the Young Physic Union.
Kh Satish scored the only goal of the match during injury time of the first half which decided the match match and put NEROCA into the pre-quarter final stage.
During the match referee S Loken booked Vendona of NEROCA while another player for the YPHU namely N Ingocha was also booked.
So far altogether eight teams have booked their place for the pre-quarter final berth.
In the pre-quarter final matches, NEROCA will meet SSU.
In the other mathes, NISA will play TRUGPU, AIM will play USA while TRAU will meet MPSC.
The first pre-quarter final match will be played tomorrow between TRAU and MPSC at Mapal Kangjeibung.