Defending champions Minerva Punjab FC were stunned by the young Shillong Lajong FC on Friday after facing a 0-1 defeat at the Tau Devi Lal Stadium, Panchkula. Shillong Lajong, who are placed at the bottom of the Hero I-League points table, have lodged only their second win of the season with this result.
Real Kashmir FC, now playing like experienced settled sides, a far cry from the debutants tag, notched up a comfortable solitary-goal-victory over bottom-placed Shillong Lajong at the JLN stadium in Shillong, Meghalaya today.
Chennai City FC restored their lead at the top of the 12th Hero I-League table, outplaying Shillong Lajong 6-1 at the Nehru Stadium in Coimbatore on Saturday evening, courtesy a Pedro Manzi hattrick, his second of the season.
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Debutants Real Kashmir FC inflicted a tennis scoreline on Shillong Lajong FC, running away 6-1 winners at the TRC Turf ground in Srinagar
Champions Minerva Punjab were held to a 2-2 draw away at Shillongâ€™s JLN Stadium by a young and exciting Shillong Lajong FC and after playing almost the entire second half with 10 men
Goaâ€™s Churchill Brothers FC registered their first win of the 12th Hero I-League season, with the help of a Willis Plaza hattrick against Shillong Lajong at the Tilak Maidan
Naorem Mahesh Singh did the star turn for hosts Shillong Lajong as an electrifying first North East Derby of the 12thHero I-League season, saw the home team overcome 10th edition champions Aizawl FC by the odd goal in three.
THE 12TH EDITION of the I-League, which is the 23rd season of the national top division football league, is starting on Friday.
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