Sikkim thrashes Bhutan 09-01 at Dr T Ao Cup

Gangtok, 22 Feb:

Four goals by Roman Subba helped Sikkim thrash Bhutan in its second match in the qualifying round of the ongoing 2nd Dr T Ao Centenary North East International NEC Gold Cup Football Championship [U-21 years] 2019 at Guwahati, Assam, today.

Sikkim registered an easy 9-1 victory to secure three more points having also won its first match. With six points, Sikkim is presently on top of group-A.

Roman Subba scored goals in the 16th, 35th, 73rd and 83rd minutes, while Sangay Chophel scored a brace in the 43rd and 49th minute and one goal each was contributed by Sukraj Subba, Sanjay Rai and Robin Sharma for Sikkim victory.

Sikkim will now take on Assam on 24 February.