Thakur nets late winner for Bank of India
Midfielder Shankar Thakur scored a late goal in additional time to help Bank of India snatch a close 3-2 victory over a determined D’Assisi Ex-Students Charitable Association (DECA), Borivali in a Super Division match of the Mumbai District Football Association (MDFA) League at the Goan Sports Association (GSA) ground, Cross Maidan, yesterday.
Yoginder Lad and Jagdish M netted the earlier two goals for the bankers, while Sunny Thakur found the target twice for the Borivali outfit. In the morning session, Byculla United and Mumbai Muslims shared two points as they played out a goalless draw.
Results at St Xavier's ground, Parel: Super Division: Byculla United 0 drew with Mumbai Muslims 0; Bank of India 3 (Yoginder Lad, Jagdish M, Shankar Thakur) beat D’Assisi Ex-Students Charitable Association 2 (Sunny Thakur 2).