Identical wins for Air India (WR) & Maurya Youngsters
10th January 2018, Mumbai: In the late kick-off, Air India (WR) faced Utkarsh Mandal, whereas, Athens XI locked horns against Maurya Youngsters FA in MDFA Second Division match on Wednesday night at St. Xavier’s Ground, Parel. Air India WR and Maurya Youngsters FA registered identical wins to climb up the table in their respective groups.
Group C – Air India WR (Sumeet Kuvekar 20′) 1-0 Utkarsh Mandal
Air India WR won their first match of the season in seven attempts after seeing off Utkarsh Mandal 1-0 at St. Xavier’s Ground in a crucial Group C match. A goal in the 20th minute by Sumeet Kuvekar proved enough as Utkarsh Mandal suffered their fifth defeat of the season.
Air India WR has moved to seventh in the table with five points in seven games while Utkarsh Mandal is still lying at the bottom of the table with three points.
Group D – Maurya Youngsters FA (Akash Indulkar 44′) 1-0 Athens XI
Just like Air India WR, Maurya Youngsters FA climbed up the table with an identical 1-0 win against Athens XI at St. Xavier’s Ground in a closely-contested Group D match. Akash Indulkar scored the all-important goal in the 44th minute which helped Maurya Youngsters FA moved to the second spot in Group D.
Maurya Youngsters FA is second with 12 points in five games, sitting just a point below KNFC. Meanwhile, Athens XI is second from bottom with only a point in six games.