Naga’s new Cameroonian signing Ngeng clinched the tie with a solitary strike on 73 minutes.
The win meant Naga switched places with Kirivong in the league standings, moving from fourth to third. In yesterday’s later kick-off, Build Bright United continued their resurgence with a 2-0 victory over National Police Commissary.
Prum Puthsethy gifted BBU the lead in the 54th minute before team-mate Pich Sina confirmed all three points with a goal in the third minute of stoppage time. BBU moved up a place to seventh, while the Police remained in sixth spot.