SHILLONG LAJONG FC
Bangalore Stadium, Bangalore
1st February, 2012 – 3:00 PM IST
HAL SC: Promod P (GK), Ramesh, Charles, James, Bijoy, Goutam, Vinod, Hamza, Meetei, Rohit, Deepak.
Shillong Lajong FC: Lalthummawia (GK), Pasah, Zomingliana, Lallawamzuala, Eugeneson, Ramlamluaha, Tuboi, Boithang, Mathew, Zenith, John.
1′: Here’s the kick-off. HAL players are wearing their traditional all Green jerseys, while Lajong players are sporting all-Reds.
15′: After quarter of an hour’s play, the score-line remains 0-0. Lajong players are enjoying majority of ball possession, but HAL is doing well defensively.
30′: Still no goals in Bangalore. HAL got a very good opportunity to go ahead, but Hamza failed to find the target from close range.
40′: GOOOOOAAAAAALLLLLLL!!! The visiting side grabs the lead here. Eugeneson Lyngdoh is the scorer for Shillong Lajong FC.
45′: Here goes the half time whistle. The visiting team will be satisfied with their performance in first 45 minutes while HAL think-tank need to re-think their strategies.
HT’: HAL SC 0-1 Shillong Lajong FC
46′: Second half gets underway at Bangalore!
60′: We are in to the hour mark and Shillong Lajong still holds on to their slender one goal advantage.
70′: Lajong could have doubled their lead if Pramod would not have come up with a brilliant save to deny Tuboi. HAL players are still chasing the game, being a goal down.
80′: Lajong is still holding on to their lead. 10 minutes remaining for HAL to restore parity.
90′: Two minutes of injury time added here.
FT’: Beep beep beep! Here’s the final whistle. Shillong Lajong walk away with deserved three points.
Final Score: HAL SC 0-1 Shillong Lajong FC.