Yogesh Gurung and Dipak Rai grabbed a goal each in the half as Machhindra Club rolled over Brigade Boys Club in the inaugural match of the Qatar Airways Martyr's Memorial 'A' Division League 2019/2020 that got underway today at the ANFA Complex, Satdobato.
Yogesh Gurung opened the scoring, heading in from a free kick after a well-timed run to the near post in the 30th minute.
Dipak Rai then doubled the lead for Machhindra in the 50th minute. Ranjit Dhimal set up Rai who drove the ball home from the edge of the area.
The league matches scheduled for tomorrow has been postponed to next day as league champion Manang Marshyandi Club is set to play Japan League Team in a friendly tomorrow.
The friendly match will be played at the ANFA complex at 3:00 PM.
Remaing fixtures of first round:-
2019-12-16 Tribhuwan Army Club vs Friends Club, 12:30 PM (ANFA Complex)
Sankata Club vs Chyasal Youth Club, 14:30 PM (Dashrath Stadium)
2019-12-17 Saraswati Youth Club vs New Road Team, 12:30 PM (ANFA Stadium)
Nepal POlice Club vs HImalayan Sherpa Club, 14:30 PM (Dashrath Stadium)
2019-12-18 Three Star Club vs Jawalakhel Youth Club, 12:30 PM (ANFA Stadium)
Armed Police Force vs Manang Marshyangdi Club, 14:30 PM (Dashrath Stadium)