Maha scores a perfect 10
A charged up Maharashtra scored a perfect 10. The Maharashtra outfit displayed excellent understanding and coordination and worked brilliantly as a team and went on to record a thumping 10-0 win against a lowly Dadra Nagar Haveli in their second Group-B league match of the West Zone leg of the National Football Championship for the Santosh Trophy in Solapur, on Sunday. Hosts Maharashtra enjoyed a commanding 7-0 advantage at interval.
This is the second successive win for Maharashtra who now occupy top position in the group with six points and are virtually assured of a place in the semi-final. They meet Rajasthan in the last league game on Tuesday.
Earlier, Gujarat produced a strong second half performance and banged in five goals during this period to hand Rajasthan a thumping 6-0 defeat.
Maharashtra 10 (Sanket Salokhe 4, Arif Shaikh 2, Mrunal Tandel, Linekar Machado, Rohan Shukla, Vinodkumar Pandey) beat Dadra Nagar Haveli 0.
Gujarat 5 (Musamiyan Syed 2, Aditya Jha 2, Pavan Ramanuj, Arun Chaudhary) beat Rajasthan 0.
Sea View win
FSI-Sea View SC struck prime form and romped to an authoritative 4-0 win against Salcette FC in an Elite Division match of the RustomjeeMDFA League on Sunday.