I-League division II round-up: Mumbai Tigers FC keep their I-League hopes alive
The Tigers defeated table toppers Mohammedan Sporting while Southern Samity only got their second point after drawing with Bhawanipore FC...
By Anselm Noronha
|I-League division II results
Mumbai Tigers FC move third on the table - equal on points with Bhawanipore FC, with five points from as many matches - after defeating Mohammedan Sporting Club, who remain on 10 points.
Bikash Jairu (90+2) scored late in injury time to give his side a crutial victory in one of Thursday's Round 1 matches of the I-League division II Final Phase played at the Bangalore football stadium.
In the other match, bottom placed Southern Samity (Suraj Mondal 11', Marcos Pereira 90') held Bhawanipore FC (Baretto 29', Hudson Lima Silva 45+2') to a 2-2 draw.
The top three clubs from the current round - namely Mohammedan Sporting, Bhawanipore and Mumbai Tigers - shall battle it out in the ultimate round of the Final Phase that is scheduled to resume from 15 April.
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