70: The game is stoped ten minute before the stipullated time due to bad weather in discussion with technical desk, however Kiranti looks not happy with the decission as they lossiing 1-0.
68: CHANCE!! Norbu Lepcha makes a fine corss inside the box that sees Dinesh Pradhan whose shot misses the post.
66: Henry gets the ball inside the box and tries to divert the ball in but goes wide.
63: SAVE!! Bantawa take the free kick that is palmed away by Athletic keeper Dhiraj. Corner for Kiranti.
62: Kirnati shwoing show good one to one play as they are looking for the equalizer.
60: Free Kick for Kiranti XI. Sanjeev takes the free kick that is cleared.
57: Yellow card for Alex Chemezie for his unsporting act.
The game has to put on halt for the thrid time as the weather is getting bad. The whole gorund is cover with misty cloud and the visibility is almost zero.
50: Substitution for Kiranti XI Arjun Limbu OFF Bigat IN
48: CLOSE!! Afzal Anshari makes the long cross inside the box that sees Nana going for the header which is well collected by Solomon Sherpa.
45:Nana plays the ball for Henry at the edge of the box who tries to go for the first timer but could not connect well.
42: Kiranti makes the move from the left wing. Bijay Thapa plays to Arjun Limbu but he fails to collect the ball at the byline. Apeal for corner referee not intrested.
41: Half time Substitution for Kiranti XI Himal makes way in for Rajen.
41: Kiranti Xi takes the seond half proceediings...
Half time: Athletic FK 1-0 Kiranti XI
40: PENALTY MISS!! B Bantawa steps in to take the shot but hits the post. THAT IS A POOR TAKE.
39:PENALTY!! Arjun Limbu gets the ball inside the box unmarked but he was back tackled by FK player and referee points towards the 12 yard spot.
38: Nana makes the cross from the left wing to find Dinesh Pradhan who goes for the first timer but wide off the post.
Its resume again
The game is again put on halt due to zero visibilty as the dense fog has covered the whole gorund.
32: Free kick for Kiranti at the left wing as FK players handles the ball.
30: Kiranti XI desperate for the equalizer. They are gettiing more phiysical on ground.
27: SHOT! Henry gets the ball from K Subba inside teh box and goes for the shot that is well blocked by Kiranti Keeper Solomon Sherpa.
Its getting cleare now and the game referee resumes the game.
24: The game is been put to halt as the visibilty is zero.
18: Corner for Kirati XI however cleared for thorw in.
15: We have very foggy day here and the crowed shouting on not able to view the far sight play.
14: Kiranti creats the move. Bantawa send the high cross at the edge and Arjun Limbu collects and goes for the shot seeing approaching goalkeeper that is blocked, however Athletic FK earns the free kick.
12: GOOOAAALLLL!! Athletic FK takes the lead. Henry Ifeayni receives the ball inside the box who cuts towards the right and shot the ball into the net.
8: Kiranti XI Sanjeev gets the ball inside the box and goes for the shot that went wide of the post. GOOD ATTEMPT BY SANJEEV!!
6: CLOSE!! Norbu Lepcha left wing cross sees Nigerain Striker Nana who goes for the header that hits the post and goes away. GOOD PLAY!!
4: Athletic FC earns the first corner of the match. COuld not cause harm. Meanwhile Kiranti earns the free kick from the center midfield area and B Bantawas shot is well collected by FK keeper.
2: SHOT!! K Subba gets the ball from Alex at the edge of the box and goes for the shot staright to Kirati goalkeeper.
1: And we are underway at Chandmari Ground....Athletic Fk kicks off...
Athletic FK is playing in Dark Blue and white jersy and Kiranti are in their traditional Red jersy.
For the record, Athletic FK is the runners up of the last years Saheed Gold Cup. They lost to Army Lucknow in the finals.
Heres the team line up:
Athletic FK: Dhiraj Chettri(GK), Nayan Lepcha, Amu Pradhan, Sanjay Subba, Afzal Anshari, K Subba, Dinesh Pradhan, Nana Chinedu, Alex Chimezie, Henry Ifeanyi