New Road Team (NRT) failed to start the league with a win as they concede a goal in the very last minute of injury time. The match with numerous actions ended in 2-2 draw.
The first match of the season was full of excitement. NRT twice failed to hold on their lead, therefore they were obliged to share points with Tribhuwan Army Club.
Rojit Pudasini had given the lead in the 11th minute for NRT. However, Army Club were awarded a controversial penalty kick in the 38th minute and Santosh Tamang made no mistake to level the score.
Rajesh Pariyar had put NRT in front in the 65th minute with a brilliant goal. After the goal, Armymen started pressing even harder for goal. They kept NTR’s GK Ajit Prajapati busy all over the game. The hero of the match, Prajapati made numerous saves to deny goals.
Again, Army Club was awarded one another controversial indirect free kick inside the box in the last minute of injury time. And yet again, Santosh Tamang scored from tactical move from the free kick.
There will be two more matches tomorrow.