I-League: Air India draw with Lajong

Pune, Jan 14 (IANS) A lacklustre looking Air India let go a good opportunity to climb up the table and ended up with just one point from their Round 14 match against Shillong Lajong FC in the I-League football championship at the Balewadi Sports Complex ground here Saturday.

Air India failed to create any real chances in the first 80 minutes of the match, but a made a late surge even as Lajong defended their meticulously leaving the home team crying for some luck.

With one point from this encounter, Air India stay put at 7th position with 20 points, while Lajong are placed 10th with 17 points.

Liberian international John Menyongar of Lajong was awarded the man of the match.