Sir Tashi Namgyal Memorial Cup: ARC Shillong 2-0 Sikkim Police FC
ARC Shillong has secured its berth in the semifinal round of the Independence Day Football Tournament for Chogyal Sir Tashi Namgyal Memorial Cup here at Paljor Stadium. The defending champion, ARC Shillong outplayed Sikkim Police Football Club 2-0 in the third quarter-final match played today.
With the help of an early goal by Jacob Vellabela in the 7th minute, ARC Shillong finished the first half with the 1-0 lead. Again in the early minutes of the second half, H Amarjit extended the lead for ARC Shillong to 2-0.
In return, Sikkim Police players played their hearts out throughout the match but could not able to score any goal in the match. With the 2-0 victory, the defending champion has secured its place in the semi-final round. ARC Shillong will now take on Sikkim Aakraman Football Club in the first semi-final match on August 12.
On Friday, the last quarter-final match will be played between Royal United Sikkim Sporting Club and Boys Club.
ARC Shillong outplayed Sikkim Police Football Club 2-0 in the third quarter-final match of Chogyal Sir Tashi Namgyal Memorial Cup