Imphal, Dec. 27: North Imphal Sporting Association edged past Khetri Iril Mapal Youth Club by 2-0 goals to sail into the quarter-final of the 57th Sir Churchand Singh Football Tournament at Mapal Kangjeibung here today. NISA will meet Reitlang FC, Mizoram in the quarter-finals on January 6.
Rabichandra football: NU Khetrigao beat WLFC by 7-3 goals in the fifth M. Rabichandra Singh Memorial Football Tournament at Kiyamgei.
AIFF: The AIFF has informed that referee M. Magho Singh and Sapam Kennedy Singh had been approved as FIFA Assistant Referees for 2014.
Feted: The Imphal West District Football Association feted international footballer O. Bembem Devi, who was named AIFF Women Footballer of the Year 2013 and L. Chaoba Devi, the coach of the Junior U-17 Girls’ National Football champion team, at Mapal Kangjeibung.