Friday, January 19, 2007

Subri takes Terengganu closer to quarterfinals


POLICE ..... 1 PENANG ..... 1
SARAWAK .... 2 FORCES ..... 0
JOHOR ...... 7 KELANTAN ... 2
TERENGGANU whipped Pahang 5-1 for their second straight win in the
National Milo-Under-18 Group C soccer championship at the Police Depot ground yesterday.
Subri Sulong scored Terengganu's opening goal in the 29th minute but
Mohamed Azmani equalised for Pahang eight minutes later.
Terengganu, however, were back in the lead, thanks to another goal from
Subri in the 49th minute.
They did not look back after this and went on to hit three more goals
through Alfian Aziz (61st), Hairudin Omar (85th) and Ahmad Tahrin (89th).
In another Group C match, Johor thrashed Kelantan 7-2 to stay second in
the group behind Terengganu.
Eddy Helmi slammed four goals (40th, 53rd, 65th and 78th) while Low Seng
Chong (26th), Nazaruddin Zakaria (37th) and Hasnul Hadi (67th) scored
apiece or Johor .
Kelantan replied through Khairan Eroza (34th) and Mohamed Admi (75th).
In Group D, Police held Penang to a 1-1 draw and Sarawak beat Armed
Forces 2-0.
Mohamed Ridhwan put Penang ahead in the seventh minute but Azrine
Affendy equalised in the 37th.
Police, one of the most skillful side in the tournament, topped Group D
with four points while Penang are second on goal difference.
Sarawak's goals came through Bonny Wilson (25th) and Syed Zyed Asnawi