Madhyapur Youth Association (MYA) moved to ninth place on the table with a 2-1 victory over Shree Kumari Club (SKC) in the Martyr's Memorial 'B' Division League on Tuesday.
MYA came from behind to defeat SKC and register their second consecutive victory in the league.
SKC's Ashish Rai opened the scoring in the 40th minute. But the lead lasted only for five minutes as MYA struck just before half-time through Kailash Lamichhane Khatri's perfectly timed header. Three minutes after the break, MYA's skipper Dhiraj Shrestha made it 2-1 for MYA.
SKC had few chances to level the score but were kept out by MYA's stopper Akash Rana Bhat.
In the second match of the day, Nisan Sunar scored both the goals as Around the Himalaya Bansbari Club (BC) won 2-0 against bottom-placed Pulchok Sports Club (PSC).
Sunar scored both the goals in second half in the win. His first goal came in the 48th minute and added another in the 69th minute.
BC remain in third position after the win with 18 points from eight matches. PSC have two points from eight matches.