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DFL: Wins for FC Alianza and Dorian’s Society

By Mirror Desk Updated: Sep 15, 2018 10:04 pm
Players of FC Alianza, in white, and P Vizheto FC vying for the ball during their match on the second day of Dimapur Football League on Sat. Sep. 15. (EM Images)

Dimapur, Sep. 15: FC Alianza beat P Vizheto FC 2-0 on the second day of the ongoing Dimapur Football League (DFL) season 1 at the Dimapur District Sports Council (DDSC) stadium in Dimapur on Sat. Sep. 15.

Both the goals for FC Alianza were scored by Zumzum Punyii. The first goal was scored in the 29th minute of the first half followed by a second goal in the 49th minute of the second half.

The working president of Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP), Alemtemshi Jamir, was invited as the match patron. Before the commencement of the second match, he lauded the organising committee of the DFL and hoped that they will bring a higher standard to the game in the future.

Mentioning that the world will soon replace its culture into a technological culture, he encouraged the entire audience to maintain the dignity of human being through sports.

Meanwhile, a member of the organising committee, Khetoi Zhimo, deliberated the aims and objectives of the DLF. He said that principle objective is to take the most competitive and the most compelling leap with the best selected players of Nagaland.

He also said that the Naga United Football Club aims to have young talented players with a standard to play alongside the national team and international club.

Later, the NDPP president kicked-off the ball to symbolise the launching of the second match.

Dorain’s Society emerged victorious after defeating United V and S 2-0 in the second match. The first goal was scored by Ilanger in the 10th minute of the first half while the second goal was scored by Amon in the 45th minutes of the second half.

The third day of DFL will be conducted on Sep. 21. The first match will be played between United V and S and FC Alianza at 1 pm. Likewise, the second match will be palyed between Dorian’s Society and P Vizheto FC at 3:30 pm.

By Mirror Desk Updated: Sep 15, 2018 10:04:24 pm