Coming back from an opening round defeat, Mohammedan Sporting Club thrashed Tollygunge Agragami 5-1 in the Calcutta Football League – Premier Division ‘A’ on Thursday evening at the Barasat Municipal Stadium.
Sheikh Faiaz’s 7th minute strike gave the Black Panthers a solitary goal lead at the half-time break, before Jiten Murmu (48th and 83rd), Dipendu Dowary (56th) and Debasish Pradhan (90+2nd) got their names on the scoresheet.
At the other end, Bijoy Mandi (87th) scored the consolation goal for Tollygunge Agragami.
Mohammedan Sporting Club 5-1 (1-0) Tollygunge Agragami
Goals: 1-0 Sheikh Faiaz (7′), 2-0,4-0 Jiten Murmu (48′,83′), 3-0 Dipendu Dowary (56′), 4-1 Bijoy Mandi (87′), 5-1 Debasish Pradhan (90’+2)
Mohammedan Sporting Club: Mohammed Rashid – Kamran Farooque, Rana Gharami, Richard Agwu Somtochukwu, Ankit Mukherjee – Dipendu Dowary (76′ Ifham Tariq Mir), Ogba Kalu Nnanna, Tirthankar Sarkar (81′ Mumtaz Akhtar), Sheikh Faiaz, Aser Dipanda Dicka (88′ Debasish Pradhan), Jiten Murmu
Tollygunge Agragami: Jhantu Mondal – Hira Mondal, Karan Atwal (26′ Raja Das), Phoolchand Hembram, Chika Wali, Deepak Kumar Mondal, Antony Soren, Goutam Kujur (79′ Laltu Hembram), Reisangmi Vashum, Snehasish Dutta (58′ Bijoy Mandi), Anthony Wolfe
Referee: Nasiruddin Laskar
Man of the Match: Jiten Murmu (Mohammedan Sporting Club)