Morung Express News
Dimapur | September 29
Day 12 of the 16th NSF Martyrs’ Memorial Trophy witnessed a sweeping victory for New Market XI in the second match on September 29. New Market XI who played defeated Oriental College 5-0. In the first round, Kohima Science College, Jotsoma lost to Alianza FC, Dimapur (2-O).
It was a poignant moment for the New Market XI team who lost one of its players, Kevise Suohu. Suohu is said to be a promising football player who played as a Striker for New Market B Team in the ongoing Tournament donning Jersey No.11. Players, well-wishers and fans of New Market XI wore black armbands during the match to show respect to Suohu, who succumbed to injuries suffered during a street brawl in Kohima on September 23. A one-minute silence was held before the commencement of the match at 2 pm.
In the first match between Kohima Science College and Alianza FC, Dimapur, the first goal was scored by Mosa Chawang, Jersey 23 at the 12th minute of the match while second goal was scored by Shelimthung, Jersey 10 at the 27th minute. Ngamkang Salym, Jersey 10, (Kohima Science College) received a yellow card during the match.
In the second match between Oriental College Kohima and New Market XI, a hat trick was scored by Yhunshalo Kemp and the other two by Vilhukho and Phitso Mero.
Fixture for September 30
1st Match : Tiema-Khe, Kidima vs. Veracious FC Phek
2nd Match: Medziphema Village SU vs. Addax FC