Santosh Trophy 2021: Services defeats J&K by 3:1
Post by on Wednesday, November 24, 2021
Srinagar, Nov 23: Services football team defeated J&K football team by 3:0 on Tuesday in North Group A in an ongoing Santosh Trophy 2021 (Hero National Football Championship) here at Chandigarh Football Stadium.
Both the teams while playing quality football missed some good chances. Their efforts were applauded by the spectators. It was right in the 3rd minute of the game Services scored their first goal and took the lead of 1:0 and in the 18th minute Services got a penalty and scored their second goal on board. At the end of the first half team Services was leading by 2 goals.
In the second half of the game Team Services got another opportunity to score which they successfully converted into a third goal right in the 71th minute of the game. While Team J&K tried their utmost to find the net but could not penetrate the solid defence line of team Services. Thus the match ended with Services defeating J&K by 3 goals to nil.
Earlier, on November 21(Sunday), J&K played with Chandigarh which resulted in a draw with both the teams scoring 1:1 goals thus each team shared one – one points. J&K stands third on point table in group A so far. J&K will lock horns with Uttar Pradesh in their next game on November 25 (Thursday).