Calcutta: United SC held East Bengal 2-2 in their final CFL Premier Division outing at the East Bengal ground on Sunday.
East Bengal took the lead in the 16th minute when Rahim Nabi netted home following a deflection off United SC goalkeeper Shibram Dey. Shankar Oraon scored the equaliser in the 45th minute.
After the lemon break, United SC took the lead when Theodore Sunday tapped home a Oraon pass. Ashim Biswas equalised in the 71st minute following a Rahim Nabi through from the right.
In other ties, Peerless beat Port Trust 2-1 while Eastern Railway were relegated after being held goalless by George Telegraph.
East Bengal: Subrata Paul, Madhav Das, Mehrajuddin Wadaoo, (Anupam Sarkar 53’), Saumik Dey, Debarata Roy, Alvito D Cunha (Vimal Pariar 70’), Mehtab Hossain, Rahim Nabi, Jayanta Sen, Ashim Biswas, Dipendu Biswas, (Dipankar Roy 80’)
United SC: Shibram Dey, N. R. Dhanrajan, Barun Oroan, Safar Sardar, Dulal Biswas (Nadugopal 77’), Sastey Dulay, Denson Deva, Malswama Hmar (Kingshuk Pramanik 80’), Sankar Oraon, Theodre, Ashim Das.
Referee: Dhanapati Roy