Saif Sporting Club earned their 10th victory in the Saif Power Battery Bangladeshj Premier League (BPL) Football beating former champions Sheikh Russel KC by 2-1 goals in the day's 2nd match at the floodlight Bangabandhu National Stadium here on Tuesday.
Despite the day's win, Saif SC remained at the 4th slot in the 12-team league after Dhaka Abahani, Sheikh Jamal and Chittagong Abahani, securing 38 points from 20 outings while Sheikh Russel KC also remained at 6th slot with their previous credit of 25 points from 20 encounters.
Saif SC took lead in the very 2nd minute of the match when Arup of Sheikh Russel KC sent the ball to his own net (1-0) while Bidari doubled the Saif SC margin in the 48th minute (2-0), reports UNB.
Ibrahim of Sheikh Russel KC reduced the margin scoring a goal in the 65th minute (2-1).
Earlier in the day's first match, Team BJMC dropped points with bottom placed Rahmatganj Muslim Friend Society as the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) Football match between them ended in a goalless draw at the same venue on Tuesday.
After the match, Team BJMC remained at the 7th slot in the 12-team league securing 19 points from 20 encounters while the old Dhaka outfit Rahmatganj MFS was placed 11th slot collecting 14 points from 20 matches.