GUWAHATI, Aug 18: Assam State Electricity Board Sports club earned full points in the RG Baruah GSA Super Division soccer League defeating sunrise in a well contested game by 2-1 at the Nehru stadium here on Saturday. It was the second victory for the defending champion while Sunrise suffered first defeat in the competition on Saturday.
Sunrise made good start in the game and were even successful to earn early lead. The match was only 5 minutes old when Rakesh Das put Sunrise ahead in the game. The goal however didn’t push ASEBSC into the back foot rather they started to attack on opponent goal on a regular basis. The efforts gave result as Jwmbla Brahma finally scored the equaliser in the 23rd minutes. There was no addition of goal in the remaining period of the first half and the score line read 1-1 in the lemon break.
ASEBSC got the winning goal in the 72nd minutes and this time it was scored by Sanjoy Boro.
With this victory ASEBSC collected altogether 7 points from their three matches and are on the top of the points table. Sunrise earned four points from their three outings.
Sunday’s match: Assam Police Blues vs Rajbari AC.