Lajong register 3rd consecutive wins in Subroto Cup
SHILLONG, Oct 14: Shillong Lajong FC Academy registered third consecutive victories in the U-17 Subroto Cup International Football Tournament in New Delhi today. Lajong Academy boys on Friday defeated Pune City FC by 2-1.
Both teams were unable to find the net after playing 35 minutes of the first half.
It was only in the second half when in form junior Reds striker Donboklang Lyngdoh headed the ball into the net in the 44th minute of the second half to give his side 1-0 lead. Lyngdoh has now scored a total of four goals from three matches in the Subroto Cup.
Pune, after conceding the goal, started to create chances upfront and were pressing forward more frequently. Their efforts were finally rewarded when Buanthanglun leveled the score in the 60th minute.
Lajong Juniors regained the lead when Parvaj found the net after an assist by Rony in the 68th minute.
In the next game Shillong Lajong FC Acdemy will face Delhi Dynamos FC on Saturday.
Photo caption: Goal scorers of Lajong Donbok and Parvaj