Lajong relegated after going down 1-3 to Salgaocar

Shillong Lajong, who needed an outright win to avoid relegation, were down by a goal in the first period as Salgaocar scored through Milagres Gonsalves in the 32nd minute.
Salgaocar, who held more of the exchanges in both the half, then increased the lead through Ekene Ikenwa in the 82nd minute.Ekene then sealed Shillong Lajong's fate when he scored his second in the opening minute of injury time.

Lajong, however, got the consolation when Gurung scored in the last minute of the added time. Shillong Lajong, thus, ended their campaign in the last spot with 26 points and are demoted to the second division next year along with Sporting Clube de Goa, who inspite of a win against Chirag United today, finished 13th with 27 points.

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