Shillong, Mar 9: Kolkata giants Mohun Bagan ended their 1918-19 I-League campaign with 3-2 win over bottom ranked Shillong Lajong to keep their hopes alive for first fifth place in the 11-team competition across India.
Playing at Jawaharlal Nehru stadium, substitute Britto PM scored the 88th minute winner after Sony Norde's 78th minute equaliser helped the visitors along the way after Aser Dipandar had opened the scoring with a fourth minute penalty. Phrangki Buam scored twice for Lajong (45+1' PG, 53').
Mohun Bagan have hence finished their campaign with 29 points from their games while Shillong Lajong would any-which-ways finish at the bottom with 11 points. Meanwhile, NEROCA (26) have a game in hand and a head-to-head advantage over the Maroon and Greens . UNI