- Our Senior Staff
- Category: Sports
- Thursday, 26 April 2012 07:05
Two first half goals from Bundor Kandakai and a powerful second half strike from Emmanuel Koffah were enough, as Jubilee FC went on to defeat Green Pasture FC 3-2 yesterday evening at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium down town Monrovia in the Liberia Football Association (LFA) ongoing Cellcom Sponsor national league chase to move on 25 points on the premier league table ahead of Monrovia Club Breweries and LISCR FC with both teams on 22 points each.
It was Green Pasture FC who opens the scoring on 2 minutes into the first half of the match through David Wah, but Jubilee FC got the equalizer through Bundor Kandakai on 17 minutes before he netted the second goal for his side on 21 minutes to give his team a 2-1 lead before the end of the first half.
Both teams had possible goals scoring opportunities, but missed the glorious chances in the first half of the match.
Green Pasture got the match equalizer on 50 minutes into the second half, thanks to David Wah for a powerful finished, but Emmanuel Koffah got the match winner for his team (Jubilee FC) on 86 minutes with a powerful 39 yards strike that saw his team picking all three points and thereby holding onto a three points lead (25points) at the top of the premier league table.
The LFA national league chase continues today, Thursday April 26 2012 across the country at different venues. At the ATS, Earth Angels and World Girls will kick off the day’s event at 2:00pm in the female category, while in the males category Barrack Young Controller II will take on Zelor FC in the second match at 4:00pm, and Monrovia Club Breweries and Nimba United will climax the day’s events at the same venue at 6:00pm.
While in Kakata, Margibi County, at the Nancy B. Doe Sport Stadium, Liberia Black Star will battle International Black Star in the only match to be played at that stadium at 4:00pm, and 72nd FC will entertain Sime Darby FC at 4:00pm at the Tusa Field in New Georgia.