New boys, Club Green Streets were forced to settle for a 1-1 draw against bottom side Club Valencia in the Male’ League game played last night.The previous encounter between both clubs ended in the same scoreline as well.
Club Valencia took the lead just 9 minutes on the clock through a penalty from Omodu Godfrey West. Referee awarded the penalty for a foul on Ali Hamdhaan by Club Green Streets defender Moosa Hassan.
Seven minutes later, Mohamed Fuhaid could have double their lead but his shot from inside the box went straight to Club Green Streets Keeper Jun Kochi.
However, Club Green Streets didn’t have to wait much longer for the equalizer as their talented midfielder Sobol Illia found the break through in the 28th minute when calmly slot in a delicate shot from inside the box.
Omodu Godfrey almost scored his second goal of the match before half-time when his header from inside the box was cleared in front of the goal by Illia.
Five minutes into the second half, Chinonye Prince had another decent chance to give the lead for Club Valencia but his shot from inside the box went over the bar.
Then on 66 minutes, Club Green Streets Ibrahim Rizuhaan and second half substitute Ahmed Ajuwad forced double saves from Club Valencia Keeper Mohamed Faisal on quick succession.
At the other end, Club Green Streets Keeper Kochi denied Mohamed Muslih in the 69th minute.
Faisal was called into action again in the 76th minute when he was forced to make a superb save to deny a brilliant strike by Rizuhaan from inside the box.
Then in the last 10 minutes of the second half, Club Green Streets goal scorer Illia had a wonderful opportunity to score when his free-kick from outside the box but his shot was difficultly saved by Keeper Faisal.
The result means, Club Green Streets stay at third place with 18 points from 10 games just two points ahead of Club Eagles on fourth who had played one game fewer, meanwhile Club Valencia remained at the bottom with just 2 points after 10 games.
Both of their points were won against Newly promoted side Club Green Streets.