INDIAN FOOTBALL : I-LEAGUE 2014-15 REPORT
I-LEAGUE 2014-15 : Glen's Hattrick, EAST BENGAL lost 1-5 to Shillong Lajong in last match of I-League to finish 4th.
30.05.2015 : SHILLONG LAJONG ---- 5-1
SLFC : Zordinliana 20', Glen 48', 74', 81', Semilen Doungel 68'
KEB : Lobo 31'
SLF : BHUTIA, ROBIN, SON, KHELEMBA, AIBOR, ZODINGLIANA, SOUZA SILVA, PENN, MILAN, GLEN, BOITHANG.
KEB :BARRETO, ROBERT, ARNAB, GURWINDER, ABHISHEK, KHABRA, MEHTAB, BERTOS, LOBO, DUDU, RANTI... REFEREE: C.R.Srikriksna
GLEN'S HATTRICK, LAZONG CRASHED EAST BENGAL TO SAVE RELEGATION
A hattrick by Cornell Glen as Shillong Lazong FC crashed East Bengal Club of Kolkata by a convincing margin of 5-1 in the last encounter of I League and confirmed their participation in the next edition. Shillong Lazong were on the threshold of relegation with 20points from 19 matches needs a win in the last match. East Bengal finished 4th in the League.
It is simply a brilliant performance as the team from the North East did not allow the fancied East Bengal to settle down in the second session. Shillong Lazong were on the lead at the 20th minute of the first session, which was equalized by Cavin Lobo at the 31th minute of the match. In the second session it was entirely dominated by Shillong Lazong as the central defense of East Bengal had a miserable performance.
In fact Arnab Mondal, Gurwinder Singh and even the midfielders Leo Bertos or Mehtab Hossain were a mere spectator and had no answer in front of the speedy and well combined attack of Shillong Lazong. Cornell Glen adjudged as the ‘Hero Of the Match', who was the most dangerous man in the Shillong Lazong upfront. Cornell Glenn finished with 16 goals one behind the top scorer Ranti Martins with 17 goals.
East Bengal finished 4th with 29 points from 20 matches, while Shillong Lazong ended their mission as they are on the 9th position with 23 points . Royal Wahingdoh ,another team from the North East remained in the third position with 29 points from the same number of matches.
FT : East Bengal lost 1-5 to Shillong Lajong in 22nd Round match. Today in 4 matches 15 goals scored. Mumbai FC win 2-1 over bharat FC, Salgaocar won 2-0 over Dempo, Sporting Goa win 4-0 over Pune FC. DEMPO RELEGATED.
55': STAT-KFDC : In I-LEAGUE LAST ROUND MATCH (ROUND 26) on 2012-13 Season East Bengal lost 0-1 to Shillong Lajong.
90': 4 minute added time.
85': SCORE LINE 5-1 for Lajong
81': GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL 5-1 to Lajong as Glenn scored the hattrick from a free kick of Milan Singh.
74': GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL 4-1 to Lajong as Glenn scored.
70': YELLOW CARD to ARNAB of KEB
68': GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL 3-1 to Lajong as Lenn scored.
66;: STILL 2-1 score for Lajong.
60': CHANGE - SLFC : Boithang out Durga Boro in.
52': Attempt of Jordinliana went wide.
51': SCORE LINE 2-1 for SHILLONG LAJONG FC
48': GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL 2-1 to Lajong as Glen scored from a right footer from top of the box.
46': STARTS OF 2ND HALF MATCH.
45+2': AT HALF TIME : Shillong Lazong 1-1 East Bengal
45': 2 minute added time.
40': It's now a midefeild battle 38': Shillong Lazong 1-1 East Bengal 36': GOAN DERBY BETWEEN DEMPO and SALGAOCAR STILL GOALLESS after 35 minutes.
35': LAJONG 1-1 EAST BENGAL.
31': GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL 1-1. Lobo scored from top of the box off Robert's cross.
27': OTHER MATCH AFTER 25 minutes: Mumbai FC 1-0 Bharat FC (Ashutosh Mehta scored) and Sporting Goa 1-0 Pune FC (Odafa scored from Penalty)
25': Zodinliana's shot from a Glen pass from the right went over the bar
20': GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL SLFC scored through Jordinliana from a pass of Glen.
17': East Bengal are in search for the third position in the league table
14': Attack of SLFC, Glen's left footer went wide over the cross bar.
12': Good combined attack of East Bengal, as Ranty's left footer went over the bar
10': No score/ 0-0.
7 ': Ranty tckeled by Khelemba inside the box, danger avoided for Lazong
5': 0-0 is the score line.
SHILLING LAJONG TO MEET EAST BENGAL AT HOME
East Bengal to play their last match of the current edition of I League against Shillong Lazong at Shillong on Saturday evening. East Bengal currently placed at the 4th position with 29 points from 19 matches are aiming to consolidate their position in the I league table.
Shillong Lazong FC are placed at the 9th position in the league table with 20 points from 19 matches are on the threshold of relegation. The North eastern team lost the first round against East Bengal at Kolkata by a margin of 1-2 are aiming earn full points at home which may save them from relegation. East Bengal's Nigerian striker Ranty Martins are in a target to increase his number of goals as he is the leading goal scorer in the tournament with 17 goals in his kitty.
The 18 members East Bengal squad against Shillong Lazong :
1) Luis Barreto - Goal Keeper
2) Abhra Mondal - Do
3) Abhishek Das - Defender
4) Gurwinder Singh - Do
5) Arnab Mondal - Do
6) Deepak Mondal - Do
7) Robert Lalthalmuana - Do
8) Raju Gaikwad - Do
9) Mehtab Hossein - Do
10) Leo Bertos - Do
11) Harmanjot Singh Khabra (Captain) - Do
12) Joaquim Abranches - Do
13) Cavin Lobo - Do
14) Baldeep Singh - Do
15) Mohammed Rafique - Do
16) Abinash Ruidas - Do
17) Ranty Martins - Striker
18) Dudu Omagbemi - Do
THE MATCH WILL KICK OFF AT 4.30 PM
30.05.2015 : SHILLONG LAJONG ---- 5-1---- EAST BENGAL - (FT)