Farashganj blank Arambagh
After a barren first half Farashganj Sporting Club blanked Arambagh Krira Sangha 2-0 in a second phase match of the Citycell B. League at the Bangabandhu National Stadium yesterday.
With the outcome, Farashganj improved their tally to 23 points from 16 matches to stay at sixth position in the points table while Arambagh remained at 11 points from 17 outings.
Anamul Haq broke the deadlock in the 52nd minute and Emeka Lucky doubled the margin in the 67th minute.
In the day's other match, Chittagong Mohammedan registered a 2-1 victory over their local rivals Chittagong Abahani at the MA Aziz Stadium.
Chittagong Mohammedan increased their tally to 27 points from 16 matches while Chittagong Abahani remained at 17 points from same number of outings.
Chittagong Mohammedan took a 2-0 lead in the first half when Noor Hossain Daulat found the net in the very first minute and Dhiman Barua doubled the margin in the 28th minute.
Sakhawat Hossain Ronny pulled back one in the 84th minute.
Second-placed Sheikh Russel, who are four points shy from leaders Abahani who have 38 points after a brilliant came-from-behind 2-1 victory over archrivals Mohammedan, take on Brothers Union, who have 27 points in 15 matches, in today's match at the Bangabandhu National Stadium.