Himalayan Sherpa Club crushed Gorkha Young men of Rupahdehi 5-4 on punishments to enter the elimination rounds of the Sudurpaschim Khaptad Gold Cup football competition in Dhangadhi on Friday.
The last quarter-last match was chosen through sudden death round after a goalless attract the guideline time frame. Each of the five punishment takers changed over from the spot for Himalayan Sherpa, while Sujit Budathoki of Gorkha Young men was denied by goalie Tekendra Thapa. The caretaker has announced the man of the match and gathered a handbag of Rs10,000.
Himalayan Sherpa will presently meet Three Star Club in the semi-finals on Sunday, while has Sudurpaschim XI will take on APF Club on Saturday for a spot in the last. It was the second quarter-last match in the same number of days to be settled on punishments. Nepal Equipped Police Power Club had edged past Nepal Police Club 4-3 of every a punishment shootout on Thursday.
Himalayan Sherpa’s Cameroonian select Ulrich Siwe, Ashis Gurung, Diwas Urau, Bhison Gurung and Bishal Rai, all changed over from the spot. Gorkha Young men’s Hari Kathayat, Anish Tamang, Rup Bahadur Lama and Uttam Gurung hit the objectives before Budathoki’s shot was forestalled by a plunging caretaker Thapa.
“The match was drawn out into a sudden death round after we neglected to exploit the scoring possibilities,” Himalayan Sherpa’s Director, Sushil Tamang said. “We will think of a reduced show against Three Star in the semi-last. Striker Bijay Shrestha is relied upon to begin in the following match and his essence will likewise support the assurance of the crew.”
Gorkha Young men mentor Pradip Acharya said that his amassed crew needed legitimate comprehension. “Aside from the absence of understanding, helpless completing cost us the match.”