Nagaon, Sept. 27: Assam Police Blues blanked arch rivals Assam State Electricity Board (ASEB) SC 2-0 in an all-Guwahati second round match of the 65th Independence Day Cup football tournament, organised by Nowgong Sports Association, at Nurul Amin Stadium here today.
The proceedings were a goalless affair till the end of the first half. Assam Police striker Kajaigek Rongmei missed two easy scoring opportunities in the 12th and 32nd minutes. Kajaigek’s penalty shot in the 55th minute fetched the first goal. He went on to score the second goal in the 68th minute. N. Bikash Singh of Assam Police Blues and E.Y. Singh of ASEB were booked with yellow cards for unsporting behaviour in the 72nd and 59th minutes respectively. Green Valley SC, Guwahati defeated Barekuri Football Coaching Centre in another second round match yesterday.