Uttam Rai's only goal late in the game helped NIBL Friends Club to get vital three points against Chyasal Youth Club in the ongoing Qatar Martyr's Memorial A Division League.
Both the team started with an attacking mentality and continued doing so throughout the game. Keepers Dev Limbu (Friends Club) and Alan Neupane (Chyasal Youth Club) made great saves to deny attackers from both the halves. Despite their attacking efforts, neither team could break the deadlock, ending the first half in a goalless stalemate.
The breakthrough for Friends Club came in the 84th minute, Uttam Rai placed a rebound shot on the back of the net after Bishow Adhikari's freekick was spilled by Chyasal's keeper Alan Neupane. Dev Limbu made a wonderful save in the 90+3rd minute to deny Santosh Shaukhala's freekick that sealed the win for Friends Club.
Uttam Rai was adjudged win Man of the Match award for his wonderful performance.