Jhapa XI Stunned MMC By 2-1 In ANFA CUP

jhapaXISept. 2- Jhapa Football Club stunned Laxmi Hyundai Manang Marshyangdi Club 2-1 in the opening game of the ANFA Knockout Football Tournament that kicked off at the Dashrath Stadium on Tuesday.

Bishal Rai A scored a brace for the winning team, with goals coming in the 13th and 68th minute.

The result is a huge blow to Manang, who are preparing for the AFC President's Cup scheduled to be held in Sri Lanka.

Rai found the back of the net as early as in the 13th minute only to be equalized by Deepak Rai in the 53rd minute. Rai scored the winning goal for the team in the 68th minute.