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Churchill beat Kerala, rise to second in table

DNMUM429753 | 1/11/2019 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :189


Mumbai: The Dawda Cessay-Willis Plaza combo has been effective for Churchill Brothers FC in this I-League season and the duo was again on the scoresheet on Thursday as the home team snuffed out the challenge of Gokulam Kerala FC in a 3-1 win to rise to the second position on the points table.
Marcus Joseph, Kerala’s latest attacking recruit from Trinidad & Tobago, got a goal on his debut to give the visitors an early lead but it was not enough on the day.
Plaza scored his 10th and 11th goals of the league to also go right back on top of the scorer’s chart, having momentarily lost it to Pedro Manzi of Chennai, who now has 10. Plaza’s twin goals came in the 56th minute and during injury time in the fag end of the game. Ce
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