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  • 22 December 2012
  • • 14:00
  • • Yuba Bharati Krirangan (Salt Lake Stadium), Kalkātā (Kolkata), West Bengal

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  • FULL-TIME: Pailan Arrows 1-2 Dempo SC - The Goan side win away from home to go three points clear at the top with 28 points.
  • 90' + 2'
    Pailan asking for a penalty. Deepak Devrani had an opportunity but he couldn't. The referee was right by not awarding a penalty there.
  • 90'
    Dempo are seeing the ball now. They hack it clear. Two minutes of injury time added.
  • 89'
    SubstitutionC. Miranda Joy Ferrao
  • 88'
    Can Pailan Arrows get an equaliser? Joy Ferrao has been introduced for Clifford Miranda who had a poor game by his standards
  • 86'
    CLOSE! A cross from the left saw Rowilson Rodrigues' get the touch for Subhasish Roychowdhury to collect it.
  • 85'
    Shaiju's cross from the right is cleared by Samir Naik for a corner.
  • 84'
    Dempo aren't able to pass the ball and do not look their usual self.
  • 82'
    Narayan Das fouled Samir Naik after clearing the ball in the follow through.
  • 80'
    SubstitutionRomeo Fernandes Samir Naik
  • 79'
    SubstitutionHolicharan Narzary Tirthankar Sarkar
  • 79'
    CLOSE! Clifford Miranda's cross from the right towards the far post almost finds the back of the net. Poor decision by Ravi Kumar to not try to save the shot.
  • 77'
    Dempo are holding their defensive line well. Meanwhile Holicharan has been flagged offside.
  • 76'
    Pailan Arrows are having all the time to pass the ball around as Dempo are happy to play on the counter-attack and track back.
  • 75'
    Milan Singh's corner-kick saw Subhasish Roychowdhury make a hash of it.
  • 73'
    Milan Singh's corner-kick is cleared which reaches Shaiju Mon. who finds Milan Singh. Narayan Das loses the possession for the home side.
  • 72'
    Papas is asking his players to put pressure on the Dempo players by closing them down soon.
  • 71'
    No changes for Dempo as yet. They would hope not to concede again this time.
  • 70'
    Holicharan is down on the ground as Valeriano Rebello catches him from the side.
  • 68'
    Abranches and Roy combine on the left and win a corner off Pritam Kotal
  • 67'
    Yellow Card Narayan Das
  • 66'
    Good corner-kick by Clifford as the goalkeeper comes off but fails to clear it well. The Pailan defenders clear it in time to avert the danger.
  • 65'
    Armando Colaco is seen on the sidelines and passing instructions to his players.
  • 64'
    SubstitutionRajinder Kumar Shaiju Mon
  • 64'
    Another substitution for the home side as Shaiju Mon comes in for Rajinder Kumar.
  • 63'
    SubstitutionPronay Halder Avinabo Bag
  • 63'
    Climax Lawrence loses possession. A weak shot from Rajinder Kumar which goes wide. Avinabo makes his way in for Pronay
  • 62'
    Romeo's cross is cleared but he gets the ball again. This time spreads the ball to Peter Carvalho in the middle.
  • 60'
    Pranoy Halder is booked for a foul on Climax Lawrence.
  • 59'
    Yellow Card Pronay Halder
  • 59'
    Goal Jaoquim Abranches
    GOAL! Joaquim Abranches sends in a low powerful effort into the back of the net from the back of the net. Koko Sakibo flicks it for Abranches who makes no mistake to slot home.
  • 58'
    Oh Lord! We have a dog on the field and the play is stopped!
  • 57'
    Holicharan surges forward but Debabrata Roy wins the ball with ease. Romeo Fernandes and Climax Lawrence spread the play for the visitors
  • 55'
    Ravi Kumar gives the ball away straight to Peter Carvalho. However Miranda gives the ball away again.
  • 53'
    We haven't seen the creative side of Dempo today. And they need it in order to go ahead again.
  • 52'
    Holicharan thought he was fouled by Valeriano but the referee thinks otherwise.
  • 50'
    Alwyn George releases an early ball for Holicharan who does well to win the ball from Rowilson Rodrigues. His cross for George is too far out.
  • 49'
    There has been no rhythm in the game. Neither side are able to string together a couple of passes.
  • 48'
    Selwyn Fernandes launches a ball for Koko Sakibo but it is cleared away. The ball is more in the air than along the ground.
  • 47'
    Miranda fouls Rajinder Kumar from a 50:50 ball.
  • 47'
    So which of the two teams can score the next goal? Pailan ended the first half on a high after being poor for most of the game.
  • 46'
    Dempo get us underway here!
  • Pailan Arrows 1-1 Dempo SC. Join us for the second half action in 15 minutes
  • 45' + 2'
    Dempo win a corner which is cleared by Deepak. Pailan Arrows are back in the game out of nowhere!
  • 45'
    Penalty Goal M. Singh
    GOAL! Subhasish dives to his left but fails to stop Milan's spot-kick. 1-1 now
  • 44'
    Pailan win a penalty! Milan Singh's corner-kick saw Pailan Arrows player header hit the hand of Selwyn Fernandes and the referee points to the spot.
  • 42'
    GOOD DEFENDING! Holicharan Narzary is through however Valeriano Rebello does well to poke the ball into the corner.
  • 42'
    The two teams are playing for the break now. Not a great game of football today at the Salt Lake.
  • 39'
    POOR SHOT! Climax Lawrence finds Abranches whose cross saw Clifford's half-volley go absolutely wrong and hit a Pailan defender at a 180 degree angle!
  • 37'
    Clifford's flag-kick is floated high as it is cleared for another corner. Debabrata's delivery saw Ravi Kumar punch it halfheartedly.
  • 35'
    Pailan Arrows are seeing more of the ball than they were in the opening half hour.
  • 33'
    Best chance for Pailan! Holicharan Narzary whips in a cross from the left after doing well to get behind the Dempo defence. Alwyn George's outstretched leg couldn't meet the delivery and the ball goes out.
  • 32'
    There haven't been many openings in the game. It's been a pretty sordid affair at the Salt Lake.
  • 31'
    Free-kick to Dempo as Prabir Das fouls Peter Carvalho.
  • 30'
    Half an hour gone and Dempo are having it easy so far. Pailan haven't really created any attacking move so far.
  • 28'
    Alwyn George headed it wide this time around. Wasn't a chance per say
  • 26'
    Pailan Arrows win a corner-kick. Milan Singhs corner saw Holicharan Narzary head it wide under pressure from Peter Carvalho.
  • 24'
    A long-ball from the Pailan half for Holicharan saw the latter do well to trap the ball. However there is no one around to support him and the ball is cleared.
  • 23'
    Rajinder Kumar's cross is blocked by Selwyn Fernandes. Pailan have found it tough to string together some decent passes.
  • 21'
    Miranda releases Abranches on the line but his cross is blocked by Kotal.
  • 20'
    What was Koko attempting to do there? He saw Ravi Kumar off his line and attempted a weak show from 40-yards out!! Atrocious attempt.
  • 18'
    Pailan win a corner-kick as Rajinder Kumar wins it from Selwyn Fernandes. Milan Singh sends the ball but is easily cleared away.
  • 16'
    Devrani clears the ball for a throw-in as he was out to deny Koko a chance to go through on goal.
  • 14'
    Dempo are having it easy here as they are passing the ball well. Pailan Arrows are missing in the game so far.
  • 12'
    SAVE! Koko Sakibo shoots from around 30 yards which saw Ravi Kumar palm it for a corner.
  • 10'
    Goal Jaoquim Abranches
    GOAL! Joaquim Abranches scores! Ravi Kumar wastes too much time before taking his kick and Abranches closes him down by winning the ball and tapping it in. Pathetic goalkeeping
  • 9'
    Free-kick to Pailan as Debabrata Roy pushed down Pritam Kotal in a 50:50 ball.
  • 8'
    Clifford Miranda's corner-kick is poor. However the away side win back the possession again.
  • 7'
    Shouvik Ghosh clears the cross by Romeo Fernandes for Abranches in the middle for a corner.
  • 6'
    Arthur Papas is already looking anxious as his side are giving away the ball in the opening minutes.
  • 4'
    The corner is cleared away by Pailan Arrows.
  • 3'
    Koko finds Joaquim Abranches but Shouvik Ghosh does well to clear the ball for a corner.
  • 2'
    Pailan Arrows are on the attack as they cross from the right which is cleared away by Selwyn Fernandes.
  • 1'
    Pailan Arrows get us underway here!
  • Dempo are coming into the game following their 5-1 defeat to Pune FC at home while Pailan Arrows had to rest as their tie against Mohun Bagan was deferred last week.
  • Pailan Arrows: Holicharan Narzary, Alwyn George, Milan Singh, Pranoy Halder, Prabir Das, Rajinder Kumar, Narayan Das, Shouvik Ghosh, Pritam Kotal, Deepak Devrani and Ravi Kumar.
  • Dempo SC: Subhasish Roy Chowdhury, Valeriano Rebello, Rowilson Rodrigues, Selwyn Fernandes, Debabrata Roy, Romeo Fernandes, Climax Lawrence, Peter Carvalho, Clifford Miranda, Koko Sakibo and Joaquim Abranches
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