Deshbhakta Youth Club, Nawalparasi has entered the finals of the 1st Janajyoti Cup Knockout Football.
Deshbhakta defeated hosts Janajypti in the first semi finals played today by 2-1. The hosts took the lead in the game but couldn’t protect it and hence go out of the semis.
Sajan Thapan scored in 26th minute to give hosts the lead. Since then, the game got changed and Deshbhakta levelled 3 minutes later through Suraj Hamal and took the lead in 75th minutre through Biswas Shrestha.
Manoj Shrestha of Janajyoti was adjusted man of the match.
The second semi final will be played tomorrow between Narayangadh FC, Chitwan and Bhairav Sports Club, Nawalparasi.