Central Excise outplayed Gymkhana Thrissur 2-1 to enter into the semi finals of 3rd Navy Day Invitation Football Championship for Dhronacharya trophy at Parade Grounds in Fort Kochi
Kerala Striker Bijesh Ben opened the scoring early first few minutes into the game when he was set up by an excellent through ball by Sunil.
But Gymkhana managed to equalise in 17th minute. The Goal was scored by PK Babu in 17th minute.
In 73rd minute, Central Excise won a freekick inside Gymkhana half. Sunil took the kick from which Bijesh had little trouble in trapping the ball and finishing off.
This was the first match this season for Central Excise and Bijesh Ben was very happy to be in the score sheet. Speaking to FootballKerala.com the Kerala striker said “This is our first match and we got the early goal. Feels very happy about it. ”
When asked about tomorrows match be said: “We will be playing against tomorrows winners . So we be there to watch it. Both Viva and Malabar are good teams”