In the second day of the 2nd edition of the Desun Siliguri Premier League, defending Champions Milan More outclassed new entrants Apex FC Kalimpong at Milan More Ground on Monday afternoon.
Reigning champions Madhur Milan Sangh proved their class in the season opener and dominated the first half proceeding and secured lead through Prashant Rai. Rai took it solo from the left flank and dribbled past his marker and released a low shot to beat Apex custodian.
Three minutes later former highest scorer Dewasish Rai took a brilliant free kick to double the lead for Madhur Milan Sangh.
Trailing 2-0 Apex FC kicked off the second half with more confident and tried to gather some moment, however, Ganesh Limboo scored to dismantle Apex FC´s hope of coming back. Ganesh received the ball at the edge of the box and dribbled past three Apex defender before firing the shot that landed at the back of the net.
Apex Substitute Rohan Tamang aka Messi brought in some hope for Kalimpong side with his skillful play, however, Madhur Milan Sangh proved tough to handle with NiweshRana controlling the defensive line for the former champions.
Full time Madhur Milan Sangh 3-0 Apex FC
83: Substitution for Madhur Milan Sangh Debashish Rai OFF Probav IN
77: Substitution for Apex Gyalon Lepcha OFF Rapten Bhutia IN
76: Substitution for Madhur Milan Sangh Shyam Sharkar OFF Pratik Lama IN
70: Substitution for Madhur Milan Sangh Ganesh Limbu OFF Raj Mallick IN
68: Yellow card Niwash Rana
61: Yellow card Babloo Gupta
60: Substitution for Apex Prashant Mack OFF Pratap Rai IN
54: Goal!! Ganesh Limbu scores for Madhur Milan Sangh
46: Substitution for Apex Manish Sunna OFF Rohan Rai IN
46: Second half kick-off
Half-time: Madhur Milan Sangh 2-0 Apex FC
45: Two minutes added time
35: Goal!! Debashish Rai scores for Madhur Milan Sangh
32: Goal!! Prashant Rai scores for Madhur Milan Sangh