Dempo maintain winning run, defeat Pune FC 3-1

Last Updated: Saturday, November 19, 2011 - 22:59

Pune: Goan giants Dempo maintained their 100 percent winning record this season as they defeated hosts Pune FC 3-1 to record their sixth consecutive victory in the round six I-League clash at the Shiv Chatrapati stadium at Balewadi on Saturday.

Striker Clifford Miranda helped Dempo`s pursuit of victory in the right way as his header in the 15th minute gave the visitors an early lead.

The hosts struck back ten minutes later with forward Jeje Lalpekhlua restoring parity.

However, midfielder Anthony Pereira and striker Ranti Martins scored in the 40th and 54th minute respectively to help Dempo strengthen their position on top of the points table.

The visitors having won all their six games have 18 points while Pune FC, who lost their third game, have six points from as many games.

PTI



First Published: Saturday, November 19, 2011 - 22:59

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