I-League: Sunil Chhetri's brace helps Bengaluru F.C. beat Churchill, extend lead at top

Updated: 06 December 2013 21:23 IST

Bengaluru FC who took their tally to 24 points from 12 matches opened a gap over Pune FC by three points who have played a match less.

I-League: Sunil Chhetri's brace helps Bengaluru F.C. beat Churchill, extend lead at top
©

Mapusa, Goa:

Sunil Chhetri scored a brace as Bengaluru scored a deserving 3-1 win over defending champions Churchill Brothers to open a gap at the top over Pune FC in the I-League match at Duler Stadium in Mapusa on Friday.

After a barren first half, Bengaluru scored through Sean Rooney (50th min) and a brace by Sunil Chhetri (64th, 77th min).

Churchill Brothers pulled one back through substitute Balwant Singh.

Bengaluru who took their tally to 24 points from 12 matches opened a gap over Pune FC by three points who have played a match less.

Churchill, after Friday's defeat, remain at the bottom with 7 points from eleven matches.

Topics : Football
Related Articles
Premier League: Half-Ton Diego Costa Gives Chelsea Breathing Room
Premier League: Half-Ton Diego Costa Gives Chelsea Breathing Room
Subrata Paul Suspended For Dope Taint, Will Go For 'B' Sample Test
Subrata Paul Suspended For Dope Taint, Will Go For 'B' Sample Test
Lionel Messi Wins El Clasico For Barcelona With Last-Minute Winner
Lionel Messi Wins El Clasico For Barcelona With Last-Minute Winner
Show Comments
Advertisement