The fourth day of the Nike Manchester United Premier Cup Manipur and Chandigarh Football Academy march into the finals of the North and East Leg of Nike Manchester United Premier Cup played at the Keenan Stadium in Jamshedpur.

In the first semi-final match, Manipur edged past East Bengal through tie-breaker (4-2) after both the teams were tied goalless at the end of the stipulated time and extra-time. For Manipur, W. Suresh Singh, Buanthanglun, NG. Peter Singh, K. Jim Singh converted the penalty kicks while Arup Roy and Shibu Das were the scorers for East Bengal.

In the second semi-finals, Chandigarh Football Academy outclassed United Sikkim by handing over a 4-0 drubbing. The scorers from Chandigarh Football Academy were Samuel (21st and 30th mins), Jeakson (37th min) and K. Amarjit Singh (39th min).

Finals will be played tomorrow, May 3rd, 2013 at the Keenan Stadium in Jamshedpur between Manipur and Chandigarh Football Academy.


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