Friday, October 7, 2022

Nagaland Police enters Bordoloi Trophy semis

Luck favoured Nagaland Police football team as they entered the semifinal round of the ongoing 68th edition of Bharat Ratna Lokopriya Gopinath Bordoloi Trophy football tournament by drawing lots on Thursday morning at Guwahati Sports Association (GSA) office.
This was initiated as per the rules and guidelines of the tournament with Nagaland and CISF levelled with same points and goal difference at top spot for Group C. The trophy is an annual Indian football tournament organized by Guwahati Sports Association (GSA).
Earlier, on Wednesday evening, Central Industrial Security Forces (CISF) defeated Oil India FC by 2-1 on their last league group making a same score line with Nagaland.
In the league group matches, Nagaland draws with CISF by 2-2, defeated Oil India by 2-1 and beat Bodousa Sports Club by 5-0, while CISF draws with Nagaland 2-2, scored 5-0 against Bodousa Sports Club and defeated Oil India FC by 2-1.
Up next, Nagaland Police will play against India Club Silchar in the first semifinals match and Delhi FC will play against United Chirang Duar FC in second semifinals match from 2:30 pm onwards simultaneously at Nehru Stadium.
Nagaland Police team was led by coach Lhoulavolie, assistant coach – Hainsiugongbe and R. Dibambo as manager. The players are Neithovilie Chalieu, Nighatu T Sumi, Sanyem Konyak, Meribui, Paul, Menoneikho Nakhro, Khwetelhi Thopi, Rhitsho Mero, Veseto Chuzho, Lipok Sashi Jamir, Bendang Meren, Kezhose, Imli Akum, Seisanglen, Amun Nungsaham, Limakumzuk, Y Lemtong and Digungpeung.