Nepal Police Club (NPC) has climbed to the top spot after defeating Saraswoti Youth Club (SYC) 1-0 in the Martyrs Memorial Red Bull A Division Football League held at Dasharath Stadium on Tuesday.
A single goal from Jumanu Rai in the 39th minute helped the departmental team to secure victory against Saraswoti in its seventh match.
Police also accumulated total 14 points to top the chart of the league. Saraswoti is at the 11th spot with 7 points after playing seven matches.
Meanwhile, Sankata Club and Friends Club played 1-1 draw to share a point each in another match of the day.
Barsat scored a goal for Sankata in the 66th minute while Friends’s Martins leveled the match three minutes later.
Friends is at the sixth position with 11 points and Sankata at the eight spot with 10 points in the league’s table after their respective seven matches.