Santosh Trophy Clash: Mizoram Holds Karnataka to a 2-2 Draw


In an exhilarating display of both defensive resilience and offensive prowess, the Mizoram football team held the defending champions, Karnataka, to a thrilling 2-2 draw in the final round of the Santosh Trophy match.

Mizoram Takes an Early Lead

Mizoram showcased their attacking flair early in the game, securing a lead with goals from MS Dwangliana in the 13th minute and MC Malsawmzuala in the 47th minute. The quick succession of goals put Mizoram in a promising position, appearing set to clinch a victory and secure all three points.

Karnataka staged a formidable comeback in the second half of the match. Displaying resilience and agility, they netted two quick goals in the 67th and 69th minute, leveling the score at 2-2. The sudden turnaround added intensity to an already gripping encounter.

As the match progressed to its final quarter, both teams adopted a more defensive approach. Focused on avoiding conceding any additional goals, the players displayed a strategic and cautious style of play. The scoreline remained unchanged after the final hooter of the 90th minute, concluding the match in a hard-fought 2-2 draw.

This draw represents a major boost for the Mizoram team, showcasing their ability to stand toe-to-toe with the defending champions. The resilience and determination displayed by both teams contributed to a memorable Santosh Trophy clash that will be remembered by football enthusiasts.



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