PELICAN HALTS UNBEATEN MARCH OF SOLID,BEATs 2-1
Anuradapura Solid tasted the first defeat in the Dialog Champions League in the hands of Kurunegala Pelicans when the Kurunegala beat them by 2 goals to 1 in front of over 5000 home supporters in Maligapitiya grounds. The score was 0-0 at lemons and the Morockon coach Yassine of Pelicans applied attcking football to presurreise the Solid defense and broke it twice to make it 2-0 lead. The Solid had a consolation goal to make it 2-1 at the dying hours of the game.
COLOMBO FC CAME BEHIND TO BEAT MATARA CITY 4-1
Matara City team which is handicapped with out the African goalkeeper who had been suspended,had an early lead but could not sustain the heavy attack in the second half by the Colombo Fc to loose 4 goals to 1 at City League on Friday. New entrants to Dialog champions League Colombo FC enjoying good wins and if they continue to play in this fashion sure to go places.
NEW YOUNGS GOOD WIN –BEATS UP COUNTRY LIONS 2-0
Up Country Lions lost its rethym in the game when the young out fit New youngs Wennapuwa beat them by 2 goals to nil. New Youngs led 1-0 at the lemons.A REd CArd was shown to Up Country
JAVA LANE 2 NEGOMBO YOUTH 0
Negombo youth lost the first opportunity to have an early lead when they missed the penalty awarded to them and in the end lost the game to Java Lane by 2 goals to 0
ARMY beat Police 3 goals to 1
Army beta Police to capture the table leadred position with a sound win against Police 3-1 at the police Park.
RENOWN BEATS DON BOSCO by 2 goals to 1
Don Bosco , the former Dialog Champs did not leave up to expectations so far this year and conceded another defeat in Negombo to Renown also a former champions out fit. Renown led 1-0 at the half time.
NAVY solid win against Ratnams 2-0
Navy will maintain their table leadership with the solid win against Ratnams at CR & FC grounds. This is the 3rd consecutive lost for defending champions Ratnams in this season.
AIR FORCE 1 beats BLUE STARS 0
A good move in the last minutes of the game saw Airmen beating much fancied home team Blue Stars from Kalutara to 1-0 at Vernon Fernando Stadium in front of thousand s Kalutara fans.