Imphal, Sept. 3: North Eastern Sporting Union beat DOAK Yairipok by 3-1 goals in the M. Ibobi Singh Memorial First Division Football League Tournament, 2013 at Khuman Lampak sports complex today.
North Eastern went for the kill right from the word go and got rich dividends with Shaical Simon netting home in the sixth minute. Simon consolidated in the 34th minute for a 2-0 goal lead.
DOAK Yairipok managed to ruffle the net in the 64th minute with a lofted shot from Y. Rohendro. However, North Eastern Sporting Union had the last laugh with L. Lalit Singh scoring the winning goal in the 79th minute for the victory.
In the other matches, Rising Athletic Union held YDC Potshangbam to a 1-1 draw.
M. Bikash struck the opening goal for Athletic Union while A. Ningthemba scored the equaliser for Potshangbam in the 60th minute.
PYA Kairang upset United Pukhao Sporting Association by 4 goals.
S. Robenstruck a hattrick for Kairang while Md Maner Khan fetched the fourth goal for the victory.
SSC Porompat overcame SSC Sekta by 4-3 goals.
Ph. Hegou fetched two goals while S. Sanatomba got the third goal for Sekta.
Volleyball meets: The All-Manipur Volleyball Association is organising the 12th Mini, 12th Sub-Junior, 33rd Junior and 5th Women State Level Volleyball Tournaments from September 24-30 at Khuman Lampak sports complex.
Apart from entry fees, the AMVA will charge Rs 400 as affiliation renewal fee.
Football: The All Manipur Football Association will hold the 25th Junior Boys Inter District Football Tournament, 2013 on artificial football turf from Friday.