Shillong, Aug 21: Nongrim Hills will play their first match of the Shillong Premier League 2019 today at 3:30PM against 2013 champions Rangdajied United. The match will be held at the JN Stadium.
Nongrim signed the most number of players in the Shillong Sports Association’s transfer window earlier in the year, picking up 22 players.
These included Lenny Paul Kurbah from Marbisu, Justerwell Tham from Sawmer and the Malki duo of Alem Khongwir and Vinici L Darlong.
All five were named in Nongrim’s 25-member SPL squad, which was shared with the press yesterday evening. The Nongrim coach is Playerson Syiemlieh.
Squad: Nikelson Bina, Khrawpyrkhat Nengnong, Bisharlang Mawthoh, Winstar Roy Kharpran, Damanbha Chyne, Raymond Sutnga, Kitdorlang L Nonglait, Lenny Paul Kurbah, Modestar Son Matlai, Bankitbok Nongrum, Jeffree Surong, Mebanrilang Suchiang, Jesley Sungoh, Batiphar Swer, Mebanshan Suting, Vinici L Darlong, Alem Khongwir, Justerwell Tham, Brassfull Iawphniaw, Pura Nongbri, Russel CL Nongkynrih, Phibankhrawbok, Nongkhlaw (U- 18), Banshemphang Kurbah (U-18), Adarsh Thapa (U-18), Shanbha Nongrum (U-18)
(Photo contributed by Nongrim Hills)