Reuben D’Souza’s hat-trick stuns Mumbai Customs
Western Railway got a deserving 7-1 victory over Mumbai Customs in the first match of their Elite Division play-offs of the Mumbai District Football Association (MDFA) league, played at Cooperage, on Sunday 4th May 2014 .
Custom’s Liyaz Koya (GK), was the most unhappiest after conceding 7 goals, But it was Reuben D’souza who spoiled their run in the very opening game of the play-off. He scored all 3 brilliant goals in first half itself and kept Mumbai Customs on the back foot from the very start.
Clayton D’souza, Kenniston, Somi PT, Sukhjinder Singh Maan were the other scorers who contributed in Western’s 7-1 triumph. Sidharth Pathak scored the only goal for Mumbai Custom.
Other Super Division and 1st division matches played at St. Xavier’s ground, Parel
Soccer XI beat Bombay Gymkhana [5 (Rohil Subramanian 5th minute, a brace form Sourabh Nair 28th & 75th minutes, Leonard Wickens 80th minute, Aniket Admane 85th minute)-2 (Varun Dubey 43rd minute, Hormuz Bana 55th minute)]
Chedda Nagar(Prop) beat Carmlites FC [1 (Nitesh Sarmalkar 21st minute)-0]
Naval Boys beat St. Paul’s [2 (Utkarsh Chavan 20th minute, Aman Tiwari 62nd minute)-1 (Jude Desouza 70th minute)]