I League: Aizawl FC holds Mohun Bagan

A 93rd minute equaliser allowed Aizawl FC to effect a 2-2 draw at the Salt Lake Stadium.

File Photo: Aizawl FC scored in the 93rd minute to deny Mohun Bagan victory.   -  Biswaranjan Rout

David Lalrinmuana found the equaliser during the injury-time of the second half to help Aizawl FC hold Mohun Bagan 2-2 in an I-League fixture here at the Salt Lake Stadium on Saturday.

Playing its first match at home this season, Mohun Bagan appeared headed for a win as it led 2-1 in regulation time. Lalchawnkima and substitute Sony Norde scored on either side of the two halves.

Aizawl FC found the lead through Lalkhawpuimawia before the tables turned.

In the 93rd minute, however, Lalrinmuana put a stop to the Mohun Bagan celebrations by scoring from a free-kick. Suffering its second successive draw, Mohun Bagan tallied two points from as many matches while Aizawl FC collected its first point of the tournament.

The result
  • Mohun Bagan 2 (Lalchawnkima 44, Sony Norde 69) drew with Aizawl FC (Lalkhawpuimawia 29, David Lalrinmuana 90+3).

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