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Real Kashmir moves an inch closer to the semis of Durand Cup as they thrash Army Green 4-0

Chesterpaul Lyngdoh struck a brace on 3rd & 39th min, while Singam Subash Singh scored on 33rd min and Khaidem Vicky Meitei scored in injury time(90+2nd) for Real Kashmir. 

download 1 Real Kashmir moves an inch closer to the semis of Durand Cup as they thrash Army Green 4-0

At the Kalyani Stadium the Real Kashmir FC inched a step closer to the semi finals of Durand Cup. They participated in the tournament despite trouble back in the valley.

This is their second successive win, which took them to the top of the group C table. They now have six points from two matches.

Chesterpaul Lyngdoh struck a brace on the 3rd and 39th, while Singam Subash Singh scored in 33rd and Khaidem Vicky Meitei (90+2nd) scored one each against the Bengaluru-based Army outfit. The army were reduced to nine players in the second-half of the game.

Trailing by 0-3 all hell broke loose for the Army side when Sajesh Muttath and Laishramnanishsingh were given marching orders in 52nd and 55th minutes respectively by referee Crystal John.

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They tried to put up a fight but only to concede another goal at the injury time of the match with Meitei completing the rout.

The Army Green were conceeded a third red card at the end of game. This time after the final whistle with the offender being Vibin T V.

In their final group league fixture on August 17, the Snow Leopards will take on FC Goa who are in the second spot with three points from one match.

It rained a dozen goals in the 129th Durand Cup on Saturday with Real Kashmir FC thrashing former champions Army Green 4-0 at Kalyani. Mohammedan Sporting hammering Indian Navy 6-2, riding on a five-goal blitz by Arthur Kouassi.

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