1st Division: Malwani wins while Blitz Kriez draws
11th January 2018, Mumbai: On Thursday, Blitz Kriez FC played Jupiter Sports Club while Vintage Dahisar encountered Malwani SC in MDFA – Mumbai District Football Association First Division clash at St. Xavier’s Ground, Parel. Blitz Kriez had to settle for a draw, whereas, Malwani SC bagged an important win on an eventful day at Parel.
Group B – Blitz Kriez FC (Alston Baptista 37′) 1-1 Jupiter Sports Club (Sanket Ahire 66′)
In Group B, Blitz Kriez moved to fourth in the table after salvaging a hard-fought 1-1 draw against Jupiter Sports Club at St. Xavier’s Ground. Alston Baptista opened the scoring in the 37th minute for Blitz Kriez but Jupiter Sports Club made sure to capitalize on their chances in the second-half to snatch an equalizer.
Sanket Ahire scored a fine goal in the 66th minute which did the trick for Jupiter Sports Club as they escaped with a point. They are currently sixth on the table with five points.
Group A – Vintage Dahisar 0-2 Malwani SC (Joyson Chettiar 70′ and Yusuf Shaikh 80+1′)
In Group A, Vintage Dahisar suffered another loss when they went down fighting 2-0 at the hands of Malwani SC St. Xavier’s Ground. This was Vintage Dahisar’s fourth straight loss and they are yet to earn a point this season.
Meanwhile, Malwani SC finally registered a victory after going four matches without a win. Two late strikes did the damage as Joyson Chettiar and Yusuf Shaikh scored one each to complete a 2-0 victory.