Jamsehdpur, Bengaluru United make winning starts in Durand Cup
One of their academy graduates Lalruatmawia found the net in the 34th minute as Jamshedpur FC held on to their solitary goal lead to grab three points.
A speculative through ball was not dealt with by the Sudeva defence, which put Jamshedpur’s Lalruatmawia through on goal and the youngster finished with fine aplomb for the opening goal, which eventually turned out to be the match-winner.
Yadav was awarded man-of-the-match award for his clean-sheet and penalty saving effort.
Speaking after the game player-of-the-match Manzi said, ''I arrived just two weeks before in India and I am happy to score the first goal for the team in their first Durand Cup appearance. I am loving my stay and the team and the owners, officials all have treated me like family.'' PTI TAP SSC SSC SSC
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