I-League division II round-up: Mumbai Tigers get the better of Vasco SC
The two teams were level on points before Tuesday's match in Group C of the I-League division II competition in Bangalore...
By Anselm Noronha
|I-League division II results
Formerly known as Dodsal FC, Mumbai Tigers erked out a 1-0 victory over Vasco SC, on Tuesday, to joinly lead the table with Southern Samity with 10 points from four matches.
Mohammed Rafi scored the winner for the Mumbai-based team in the 22nd minute, besides which the Tigers had ample other chances to score, among which Aseem Hassan's shot from about 45 yards out came off the woodwork.
Mumbai Tigers' Arup Debnath, the goalkeeper, blocked two efforts of Vasco SC striker Emmanuel Chinew in the opening minutes of the match and also thwarted a 85th minute attempt from Stephen Offei.
In the other match of the day, Eagles FC of Kochi defeated Luangmual FC 3-1 in which Onome Akportu, M. Sujikumar and Ahamed Malik found the mark.
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