The “Reds” secured a 2-1 victory over United Sikkim FC in the Round 19 of the I-League which was held at the JN Stadium Shillong.
Nathan Hall’s side took the lead when Ashish Chetri delivered a pinpoint cross and midfielder Lineker Machado was left with a simple tap in the 67th minute.
While P.C. Lalhlimthara found the back of the net for the home side in the 81st minute to restore parity and Japanese midfielder Taisuke Matsugae found the winner during stoppage time (90+1).
The North Easterners are currently in the 10th position with 19 points and will take on Goan side Salgaocar FC on the 9th of February at the Duler Stadim.