TRAU, SSB enter CC Meet semi finals
IMPHAL, January 4
After Tiddim Road Athletic Union (TRAU) Kwakeithel, SSB football team also sailed into the semi finals of the ongoing 57th Sir Churachand Singh KCSI, CBE Memorial Football Tournament 2013 popularly known as CC Meet in Imphal today. In their quarter final match this afternoon, SSB beat TRUGPU Nambol by a margin of 2-0 goals at Mapal Kangjeibung ground. SSB’s goals were scored by O Rijeshor and H Govind in the 5th and 60th minutes of the game.
In tomorrow’s quarter final matches, defending champion NEROCA Sangakpham in Imphal will play SSU Singjamei. The last quarter final match will be played between the State league champion NISA Thangmeiband and Reitlang FC Mizoram.
It may be noted that altogether 29 football teams are participating in the ongoing tourney. For the first time in the history of football, a local TV channel ISTV begins to telecast live the quarter final matches.