Churchill Brothers grab all three points in five-goal thriller
Churchill Brothers defeated Gokulam Kerala FC 3-2 in the tenth round clash of the Hero I-league played at EMS Corporation Stadium, Kozhikode on Monday night.
Kalu Ogba scored the opening goal for Churchill in the 15th minute with is wonderful volley from outside the box.
The equalizer for Gokulam Kerala FC came in the just before an hour mark through Daniel Addo´s header on Santu Singh´s cross. Eleven minutes later home side took the lead when Emmanuel Chigozie´s powerful shot went straight into the back of the net.
However four minutes later Uttam Rai made a brilliant cross saw Kalu Ogba at the perfect position to direct the ball into the net for 2-2 equalizer.
In the finals minutes of the game, Kerala side concedes a soft penalty after Lakra´s challenge on Britto. Mechac Koffi stepped in and made no mistake to give Churchill Brothers their first win of the season.
Full Time: Gokulam Kerala FC 2-3 Churchill Brothers.
90+2: PENALTY GOAL!! Koffi Mechac
86: Yellow card for Vicky Meitei
85: Yellow card for Francis Xavier
78: Substitution for Gokulam Kerala FC: Salman K OFF Vicky Meitei IN