AIZAWL, March 2: Defending champions Aizawl FC humbled in-form Gokulam FC 3-1 to end their I-League campaign on a high here on Friday.
Mahmood Al Ajmi (25th minute) calmly converted a penalty kick to give Gokulam the lead. But Leonce Dodoz (59th, 74th) struck twice to put the hosts in command and Lalkhawpuimawia (78th) blasted the back of the net to seal the fate of the match.
Aizawl thus finished their campaign at the fifth place with 24 points from 18 matches.
Seventh placed Gokulam, who have garnered 20 points from 17 matches, will play their final game of the season when they host Mohun Bagan on March 6. The home side made three changes as coach Santosh Kashyap handed goalkeeper Lalawmpuia his first start of the season. Masih Saighani and Albert replaced Lalthathanga Khawlhring and Albert Zohmingmawia. � IANS