Mumbai: Central Bank of India Beat Union Bank of India in the Elite Division Mumbai Corporate Football League. Central Bank Of India beat Union bank of India by scoring 5 goals against 2 in an exciting match, which is popularly known as the derby match played between the two bankers at The Elite division Corporate league football match at the Andheri Sports Complex.
The Corporate league football match is played after a gap of almost 2 years due to Covid 19 restrictions, under the banner of The Mumbai Football Association.
After losing the 1st match in the tournament the young and energetic players of CBOI bounced back and performed extremely well throughout the game and won the bankers derby match by scoring 5 goals to 2 against their aces rivals UBI.
Young Players of both CBOI and UBI showcased their talents and performed extremely well from the beginning of the match but hard working CBOI players created more chances for scoring goals compared to UBI .
CBOI took the lead by scoring a goal in the 22nd minute of the 1
st half, goal was scored by their young hard working and outstanding forward Mustafa Ansari, the lead was enhanced again by star striker Kamaran Ansari and by then CBOI was leading by 2 goals to nil.
Young players of UBI fought back and reduced the margin by scoring a goal scored by Om Arane., at the break CBOI was leading by 2 goals to 1 against their aces rivals UBI. The second half of the match was very much exciting – UBI players combined well and equalized by scoring another goal scored by their young player Pradeep Behera. and now boththe teams were sharing 2 goals each.
There after young players of CBOI played their hearts out and scored 3 goals within 10 minutes. The goals was scored in the 72nd , 76th and 82nd minute of the game by Kamaran Ansari , Hafiz Rahman and Brandon David respectively. At the end of the 90 minutes regulation time CBOI won the match against their aces rivals UBI by scoring 5 goals against 2.