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Missed the thrills and spills in Singapore's only professional football league? Fret not, here's a quick recap of the action over the past week, which saw DPMM maintain their lead

HOUGANG UNITED 3-1 ALBIREX NIIGATA
(Diego Gama 47', Geison Moura 89', 90' | Kazuki Sakamoto 15')

The Cheetahs had to mount a comeback for the second game running as they saw off the challenge of the White Swans. Trailing early on to Sakamoto's neat finish, a second-half revival paved the way for a solid victory at Hougang Stadium. Gama equalised 90 seconds after the break, before Brazilian compatriot Moura hit a late brace to seal three points.

WARRIORS FC 3-0 HARIMAU MUDA
(Kevin McCann 80', Miroslav Pejic 85', 95' pen.)

The uniformed giants bounced back in style from defeat to Brunei DPMM last time out, but they left it late at the Choa Chu Kang Stadium. The spirited Malaysian side held out against more experienced opponents for 80 minutes, until Scottish midfielder McCann blasted a 35-yard stunner into the top corner. Pejic added a second five minutes later before converting a penalty deep in stoppage time, which saw goalkeeper Ramdhan Hamid and defender Ashmawi Yakin both sent off.

BALESTIER KHALSA 1-0 TANJONG PAGAR UNITED
(Goran Ljubojevic 4')

Marquee signing Ljubojevic's early moment of genius separated both sides in a hard-fought game, which saw the Jaguars having Mazreswan Masturi sent off on 54 minutes. The Croatian took a long ball on his chest, let it bounce once and then struck a magnificent dipping effort from 30 yards for his third goal in as many games.

COURTS YOUNG LIONS 2-2 WOODLANDS WELLINGTON
(Shamil Sharif 1', 81' | Milos Jevtic 39', Rosman Sulaiman 86')

The Young Lions got their first point of the season as they battled to a 2-2 draw against the Rams. Shamil drew first blood inside the first minute, firing in from the edge of the box, but new centre-back Jevtic bagged his first S.League goal in spectacular fashion by equalising with a bicycle-kick. Shamil put the hosts ahead again late on but Rosman headed in an even later leveller to preserve his team's unbeaten streak, albeit it being their third straight draw.

HOME UNITED 0-3 BRUNEI DPMM
(Roy O'Donovan 25', 63', Rodrigo Tosi 36')

The Protectors fell to a humbling defeat against a slick and well organised Wasps side, who notched a third consecutive victory. While the first half was an even affair in terms of chances, the Bruneians went ahead thanks to their clinical finishing. O'Donovan emphatically headed home a cross from Joseph Gamble for his first league goal, before Tosi cracked in a second. With Home tiring, O'Donovan headed in his second of the night near the half hour to seal victory.

TAMPINES ROVERS 3-0 GEYLANG INTERNATIONAL
(Miljan Mrdakovic 16', Luis Closa 30', Aleksandar Duric 42')

The defending champions kept up the pressure on DPMM as they bagged their third straight victory, running out easy winners over a hapless Eagles side that have in contrast lost all three of their matches to date. Serbian striker Mrdakovic got the Stags going with his fourth goal of the campaign, before Paraguayan midfielder Closa got off the mark. Duric added a third, but the hosts couldn't find the net again and stay second in the table, behind DPMM on goal difference.

WEEK 3 AT A GLANCE: 18 GOALS, 1 PENALTY, 28 YELLOW CARDS, 3 RED CARDS
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