Shillong, Jul 13: Rynjah won the final of the Fourth Division 1-0 over Nongrah at the JN Stadium here today.
There were a few chances for both sides, but ultimately it was the 11th minute goal from Aibanskhem Nongshli that separated the two sides. The No. 10 neatly trapped a pass and fired in a terrific shot that went high past Nongrah goalkeeper Melvin Pyngrope and into the net.
Both sides had already secured promotion to next season’s Third Division by dint of finishing at the top of their respective groups, but Rynjah have something extra to celebrate with this victory.
As champions Rynjah took home Rs 15,000 and Nongrah was awarded with Rs 10,000 as runners-up.