Eight-time defending champions East Bengal Club scored a 3-0 win over Tollygunge Agragami in the Calcutta Football League – Premier Division ‘A’ at the East Bengal ground on Thursday evening.
Winger Brandon Vanlalremdika gave the red and gold a 14th minute lead with winger Joby Justin adding a second goal in the 21st minute. Defender Samad Ali Mallick added a third in the 41st minute to make it 3-0 at the break.
The red and gold had more changes after the break, but the result stayed the same.
East Bengal Club 3-0 Tollygunge Agragami
Goals: 1-0 Brandon Vanlalremdika (14′), 2-0 Joby Justin (21′), 3-0 Samad Ali Mallick (41′)
East Bengal Club: Rakshit Dagar (61′ Ubaid C.K.)- Samad Ali Mallick [C], Mehtab Singh, Kinshuk Debnath, Lalramchullova – Brandon Vanlalremdika, Mahmoud Al Amna (72′ Lalrindika Ralte), Kamalpreet Singh, Kassim Aidara, Laldanmawia Ralte (81′ K. Bidyasagar Singh), Joby Justin
Tollygunge Agragami: Subham Roy – L. Gobind Singh, Mohammed Saukat (81′ Antony Soren), Kartick Das, Karan Thapa, Goutam Kujur, Rakesh Masih, David K.C. Ngaithe, Lago Dogbo Bei, Stephane Bayi Kamo, A.B. Daniel
Referee: Prabir Dhar
Man of the Match: Brandon Vanlalremdika (East Bengal Club)