XI Star Sporting Union beat DOAK Andro by a solitary goal in the Maharajkumar Ghanendrajit Memorial Super Division Football League 2017 played at ABA Ground, Imphal East. L.Abung scored the lone goal in 79 minute.
In another match, YOSC Khurai hold on PYA Kairang by a goaless draw, to share a point each.
Athletic Brother’s Union got the better of Eastern Sporting Union by 1-0 goals in the M.Ibobi Memorial First Division Football League 2017 played earlier in the same venue. Abung proved to be the winning star as he struck in the 23 minute of play. Three ABA players Zaheer Khan, Sayaz Khan, Ningkhan and Eastern Sporting Union player Abbas got a yellow card in the match.
The AMFA has selected twenty players to represent Manipur in the Sub-Junior Boys National Football Championship 2016-17, North East Zone Qualifying round to be held at Imphal from August 30 to September 4.
I.Santosh, Th.Senjin, San Khan. Defendor: N.Roshan, M.Shanker, MK.Chongsu Chothe, L.Dhakeshor, W.Amar, W.Lucki, M.Abinash. Midfielders: L.Kheljit, L.Roshan, W.Dravid, N.Malemnganba, S.Malemnganba, Zlex Khnagjrakpam, A.Staljit. Forward: E.Santoshkumar, M.Jetlee and M.Lenin.
The AMFA technical committee also put three players on reserve list including Sh.Denthar Pashel, Sh..Wilbert and L.Ajendra.