Minerva Punjab FC made a comeback after defeating Dipanda Dika on a hat-trick to beat Neroca FC 3-2. Dika scored a aim within the 27th, 43rd and 89th minute to provide Minerva the victory. Earlier, Varun Thokchom (fourth) and Phillies Teteh (20th minute) scored a aim within the first half to provide Neroka a 2–zero lead.
With this win, Minerva has scored 17 factors in ten matches and is three factors behind top-ranked Mohun Bagan. Neroka's crew is in eighth place with eight factors from 9 matches.