Pune FC has been crowned the I-League Under -20 champions after their convincing 2-0 win against Shillong Lajong FC in the 4th round of the I-League Under-20 final phase at Kalyani.
In the first half, Pune FC dominated the proceedings and Suji Kumar netted the first goal of the match in the 21’.
William Lalnenfula doubled the lead in the 41’ and Pune FC went into half time with a two-goal advantage.
In the second half, Shillong Lajong FC took control but could not get pass the strong Pune FC backline.
Shillong Lajong FC’s manager, S.Shallam, said that, “The boys gave a brilliant performance in today’s match and this has been a great learning experience for Shillong Lajong FC under-20 team.”
Shillong Lajong FC is currently at the third position in the League’s standings and will take on Dempo on the 18th of May at Kalyani.
Pune FC swelled their tally to 12 points, three points clear of second-placed Mumbai FC. Their last match is against Prayag United on the 18th of May 2012 at Kalyani.