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Last-gasp Sheikh Russel script comeback

  • Published at 06:27 pm May 11th, 2019
Sheikh Russel
Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra

Sheikh Russel currently sit in third place with 30 points from 13 matches while Arambagh, who registered their sixth defeat, have 19 points

Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra scripted a brilliant comeback to win 2-1 against Arambagh Krira Sangha in their Bangladesh Premier League match Thursday at Sylhet District Stadium.

Arambagh went ahead in the 39th minute when Zahid Hossain scored from a set piece.

In the 70th minute, Sheikh Russel nearly equalized, but was denied by the goalkeeper.

Finally, Brazilian forward Alex Rafael de Silva scored from a header to level the score in the 86th minute.

Rafael netted again in the added time of the second half from a bicycle kick to grab the victory.

Sheikh Russel currently sit in third place with 30 points from 13 matches while Arambagh, who registered their sixth defeat, have 19 points.