KFL: New Market fights back to defeat Ziekezou

KFL: New Market fights back to defeat Ziekezou



Our Correspondent
Kohima | August 12


New Market FC came from a goal down to beat Ziekezou SC 2-1 in the last leg of the first round of the ongoing Kohima Football League organised by Kohima Town Club here at the Kohima Local Ground, Khuochiezie.


Following a goalless first half, Ziekezou SC opened the scoring with Khakevi Assumi finding the net in the 47th minute.


The lead lasted for less than 15 minutes when Chisie Nyusou pulled level for New Market FC in the 61st minute. The winner for New Market came via Stephen Rutsa who netted home in the 77th minute.


New Market’s Chisie Nyusou was also awarded a yellow card for foul play.


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