J&K Bank registered a hard fought victory over Food and Supplies XI in the super round of 2015 Khyber Super Division League at Synthetic Turf TRC, here today.
The match was a high tempo game with both teams trying to dominate from the word go. It was Bank midfielder Rizwan who went close early on when he shot just over the bar. Adnan then had a glorious opportunity to give Bank the lead but couldn't capitalize .The half ended with both teams tied in a deadlock.
The second half didn't bring any respite to the Bank and it was again an aggressive style adopted by the team. Adnan again spurned a glorious opportunity to give the lead when he shot straight at the keeper.
The game became very open in the closing stages with both teams in the search of goals and it was JK Bank who had the better of it when Toufiq put in Rizwan with a through ball and the latter beautifully finished the ball into the bottom corner to give the team the all important lead.T he final score ended 1- in favour of JK Bank.
With the win, the team has made the first stride towards the grasp of the title with just two crucial games remaining in the league for them.
J&K Bank will lock horns with LoneStar Kashmir FC in their second match on Monday.
Principal SP College Dr Yaseen Ahmad Shah interacts with players during a match played between college staff and students on Saturday. The college staff won the match.