Aizwal: Mohun Bagan draw 1-1 against title holders Aizawl FC in a Hero I-League match on Thursday. Aizawl Supporters Outbursts Again Referee’s Decision when referee give penalty decision on the favour of Bagan.
Manandeep found the net in the 78th minute to hand the Mariners their first-ever point from the capital city of Mizoram. Five minutes prior to that, Khawlrhing breached Bagan defence to notch Aizawl’s first goal of the match.
His right-footed blasting shot ricocheted off the crossbar to land inside the goalline while Ricky and Shilton goofed up to clear the ball off the goalline. The game witnessed everything — red card, penalty, penalty shouts, glorious saves.
Aizawl’s head coach Paulo Menezes made two changes in the playing XI as David Rinmuana and Lalhriatrenga were slotted in place of injured Kareem Omolaja and Lalthathanga Khawlhring. Aizawl fans’ celebrations were not yet over when the away team were awarded a penalty as Moghrabi was brought down in the box after a challenge from Avilash Paul.
Manandeep stepped up and made no mistake as he wrong footed the goalkeeper to level the game in the 78 minute.