Churchill Brothers eked out a 2-1 victory over RoundGlass Punjab FC of their I-League match on the Kalyani Stadium on Tuesday.
Bryce Miranda (twenty fifth minute) and Gnohere Krizo (eighty fifth) discovered the web for Churchill Brothers, whereas Kurtis Guthrie scored his thirteenth objective of the season for the Punjab outfit within the fifty fifth minute.
RoundGlass Punjab FC’s first shot at objective got here within the eighth minute after Travis Main crossed from the left however Ashish Jha couldn’t join correctly from the header.
On the follow-up, Rino Anto discovered Main contained in the penalty space, however the Australian’s headed effort was blocked. 4 minutes later, Joseba Beitia teed up Guthrie with a pinpoint cross from a free-kick. Nonetheless, the header introduced out a pointy save from Churchill goalkeeper Shilton Paul.
The aspect from Goa took the lead by means of Miranda and the rating remained 0-1 on the break. RoundGlass Punjab FC’s finest probability of the primary half got here when Main discovered the web after gathering a through-pass from Freddy Lallawmawma within the thirty seventh minute, nevertheless it was adjudged to have been offside.
Robin Singh and Rupert Nongrum have been launched after the interval and the previous supplied the help for RoundGlass Punjab FC’s equalizer within the fifty fifth minute. Robin’s sharp cross discovered Guthrie contained in the field and the ahead made no mistake with a perfectly-placed end into the underside nook.
Churchill Brothers struck once more as substitute Krizo scored from shut vary.