Mumbai FC shock Prayag United 3-1

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 28, 2011 - 23:01

Pune: A brace by Friday Gbeneme helped Mumbai FC shock visitors Prayag United 3-1 in a round 12 I-League clash for their second consecutive victory on Wednesday.

Gbeneme scored on either side of the break in the 5th and 70th minute to get the hosts ahead at the Balewadi Sports Complex ground.

Star striker Yusif Yukubu scored in the 84th minute to raise hopes of a draw for the Kolkata-based club but a goal by S Kuttymani in the second half injury time (90 + 3) put the match behind the visitors reach.

Mumbai FC, who had defeated HAL in their previous tie, have 14 points from 12 matches, while Prayag have 18 points from as many matches.

PTI



First Published: Wednesday, December 28, 2011 - 23:01

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