After dropping their opener zero-5 towards Kangchup Street Younger Bodily & Sports activities Affiliation (KRYHPSA), Sethu FC garnered a 2-zero victory over Gokulam Kerala in an Indian Ladies’s League (IWL) encounter on the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Shillong, Meghalaya, on Thursday. Gokulam had misplaced by the identical margin towards defending champions Japanese Sporting Union of their marketing campaign opener.
SETHU FC [Sabina Khatun 17’, Manisha 86’] 2-zero GOKULAM KERALA
Regardless of Gokulam Kerala’s enterprising begin, it was Sethu FC who took the lead as Bangladeshi striker Sabina Khatun scored the opener within the seventeenth minute.
Fazila and Sanathopki led a concerted effort from Gokulam for an equaliser however they weren’t capable of penetrate the rival defence.
In the meantime, Sabina virtually scored one other seven minutes previous the half-hour mark however her shot was stored out by Rumpa, who was pressured to make one other save simply earlier than the break.
Fazila continued to point out her persistence in assault however it was to not be her day as Sowmiya stood in the best way of her try within the forty eighth minute.
It was Sethu FC’s recreation thereon and Manisha, who had shot vast within the 72nd minute, made it 2-zero. She received on the top of Sabina’s move and transformed it with aplomb within the 86th minute handy Sethu FC all three factors.
Consequently, Sethu FC now have three factors from two video games whereas Gokulam Kerala are but to register some extent.