State Sports Academy and Sikkim Himalayan SC registered their first win in Sikkim Premier League
State Sports Academy and Sikkim Himalayan Sporting Club have registered victories in their first match today in the ongoing Play247 Sikkim Premier League 2017 here at Paljor Stadium. Both teams have also secured 3 points each from these victories.
In the second match of the league this afternoon, the State Sports Academy outplayed Pakyong United Football Club 3-0. Sanjay Rai scored a brace for the SSA in the 27th and 40th minute while one more goal was added by his teammate, Nikesh Gurung in the 49th minute.
Despite an early lead the defending champion Sikkim Aakraman Football Club went down to Sikkim Himalayan Sporting Club 1-2 in another contesting match of the league today.
With the help of an early lead by Sonam Tsering in the 2nd minute, Sikkim Aakraman FC finished the first half with 1-0 lead. In the second half, Ong Tshering Lepcha scored the equalizer for Sikkim Himalayan SC in the 63rd minute and soon his teammate, A Theophilus Owutey extended the lead to 2-1 in the 76th minute.
With further no goals in the match, last year runners-up, Sikkim Himalayan SC registered its first 2-1 victory in the match.
On Wednesday, the first match will be played between Sikkim Police and Dzongri Football Club at 12 noon, while in another match boys Club will take on Sikkim Aakraman FC at 2 PM.