Galaxy FC narrowly won against Pablo’s Greenhouse FC in thrilling encounter that finished 2-1. Akaash and Anshul scored for Galaxy while Yogi scored for Greenhouse FC. Divyansh Steel’s Slum Soccer continued their good performance with a solid 3-0 victory over Rohit’s Titans. They maintain their position on the top of the table with this thumping victory. Steffen scored a brace and Badal scored one goal for the team. Amitasha United FC put in a spirited performance against Hardeos Phoenix FC as the Phoenix side conceded a late goal to draw against a much-improved Amitasha side.
Aashish scored for Phoenix while Nazim equalised for Amitasha in the final seconds. Lighthouse Rangers shocked Bijlee Spartans in the last match of the day as they won 2-0 in a tightly contested affair. Aditya and Harsh were the goal-scorers. Nujsters Slum Soccer B was awarded a walkover victory as the Simmba’s Dynamos team was disqualified from the league due to poor conduct, lack of ground ethics and violation of NSL code of conduct.
Match 1: Galaxy FC vs Pablos Greenhouse FC
Galaxy FC narrowly won against Pablo’s Greenhouse FC in thrilling encounter that finished 2-1. Both sides had scoring opportunities and Greenhouse FC were unlucky to lose as they even missed an open goal in the final minute of the game, being denied by the crossbar. Akaash from Galaxy opened the scoring in the 2nd minute by converting the penalty kick. Yogi immediately equalised for Pablo’s Greenhouse FC through a wonderful team goal. Anshul, who was the best player on the pitch ultimately scored the second goal for Galaxy FC in the latter stages of the match and ensured that Galaxy FC got the three points.
Final Score 2 – 1
Galaxy FC 2 – 1 Pablos Greenhouse FC
Man of the Match – Anshul (Galaxy FC)
Match 2: Divyansh Steels Slum Soccer vs Rohits Titans
Divyansh Steel’s Slum Soccer continued their good performance with a solid victory over Rohit’s Titans, who were without their best player this season, Kushal. Steffen scored a brace and and Badal scored a third in injury time as the match finished 3-0. Steffen and Anas linked up very well for the Slum Soccer team and had split the defense on multiple occasions. The Titans must really pull up their socks and pick themselves up if they have to challenge for the title.
Final Score 3 – 0
Divyansh Steels Slum Soccer 3 – 0 Rohits Titans FC
Man of the Match – Steffen (Divyansh Steels Slum Soccer)
Match 3: Simmba’s Dynamos vs Nujsters Slum Soccer B
Nujster’s Slum Soccer B we’re awarded a walkover victory as Simmba’s Dynamos FC were disqualified from the league due to their misconduct, poor ground ethics and violation of the NSL’s code of conduct. The team played a friendly match against the local children instead. This gesture was appreciated by all present at the stadium.
Match 4: Amitasha United FC vs Hardeos Phoenix FC
Amitasha United FC put in a spirited performance against Hardeos Phoenix FC to secure a draw. Phoenix scored the first goal after an excellent finish from Aashish Tiwari. However, Amitasha United FC fought very hard and put a lot of pressure on the Phoenix side in the second half. They ultimately scored a beautiful team goal in the last minute to snatch a draw. This was, without a doubt, the most intense match of the day and was enjoyed by all spectators. A draw was probably a fair result.
Final Score 1 – 1
Man of the Match – Nazim (Amitasha United FC)
Match 5: Lighthouse Rangers FC vs Bijlee Spartans
Lighthouse Rangers shocked Bijlee Spartans in the last match of the day as they won 2-0. After a tightly contested first half that ended level, Aditya Bang from Rangers scored an amazing goal to give Rangers the lead in the 30th minute. Harsh scored the second in the 35th minute to increase the lead and put the game beyond Bijlee Spartans.
Final Score 2 – 0
Lighthouse Rangers 2 – 0 Bijlee Spartans
Man of the Match – Aditya (Lighthouse Rangers FC)
|NSL Leaderboard (Season 2)|
|1||Divyansh Steel’s Slum Soccer||6||5||1||0||15||4||11||15|
|3||Lighthouse Rangers FC||6||4||1||1||7||2||5||13|
|4||Nujster’s Slum Soccer B||6||4||1||1||9||5||4||13|
|5||Hardeo’s Phoenix FC||6||2||1||3||8||4||4||9|
|8||Amitasha United FC||6||1||3||2||5||8||-3||5|
|9||Simmba’s Dynamos FC||6||0||5||1||3||9||-6||1|
|10||Pablo’s Greenhouse FC||6||0||6||0||2||19||-17||0|