Yesterday, the second round of matches in the Secondary School’s Football League (SSFL) Championship Division Boys Big Five kicked off.
In the battle of North versus South, coming off of a bye week, East Mucurapo Secondary got its first win of the competition as it beat Moruga Secondary 2-0 at Fatima grounds in Port-of-Spain.
In what was a tight fixture in the early goings of the match, East Mucurapo left it late as goals from Kidane Lewis in the 85th minute and Kevon Edwards in the 87th gave the team it’s first victory.
In the other match of the day, Chaguanas North Secondary and Valencia Secondary shared the spoils in the Central versus East encounter as second half goals from each team assured the teams played out to a 1-1 draw at the Queen’s Royal College (QRC) grounds.
In the third round of matches, scheduled for tomorrow, Moruga will be hoping to grab its first win of the tournament, when the team from the South plays against Tobago representative Bishop’s High School.
In the other match of the round, East Mucurapo will try to get its second win of the tournament when the team from the North plays against East Zone representative Valencia Secondary. Chaguanas North Secondary will have the weekend off, as the team will be on a bye.
East Mucurapo Secondary 2 (Kidane Lewis 85, Kevon Edwards 87) 0 Moruga Secondary
Chaguanas North Secondary 1 (Zidan Martin) 1 Valencia Secondary
Moruga Secondary vs Bishop’s High School, Mannie Ramjohn Stadium training field
East Mucurapo Secondary vs Valencia Secondary, Queen’s Royal College.