Home > Sport > Football
Friday March 14, 2014 MYT 9:52:00 PM
Friday March 14, 2014 MYT 9:59:57 PM
by eric samuel
PETALING JAYA: Table-toppers Police continued with their flawless run in the Premier League after making short work of Penang Water Authority (PBAPP FC) with a 4-0 win at the MBPJ Stadium in Kelana Jaya.
The high-riding cops picked up their sixth consecutive win on Friday with goals from Bobby Gonzales (23rd minute), Munir Amran (51st), Charles Chad (54th) and Ali Ashfaq (73rd).
Police coach Dollah Salleh said that the team played to instructions but their biggest test would be in the next three matches.
They are scheduled to face Felda United away on March 21, Negri Sembilan at home on March 24 and Kedah away on March 28.
“That is the real challenge for the boys. These three teams are among the serious contenders for the Premier League title and promotion slots. If we can get a result against them, then we stand a good chance to finish on top,” said Dollah.
Police have a strong set of offensive players – led by Brazilian Chad, national player Bobby and Maldives’ Ali, who is rated as one of the best strikers from the South Asia region.
Dollah said the strike force has made the difference in the team, having scored 22 goals in six matches.
“We have three strong finishers and all are in good form. If they can maintain their form, we should be able to get the desired results,” said Dollah.
Police’s others wins came against Johor Darul Ta’zim II (3-1), Penang (5-1), Sabah (1-0), Perlis (7-1) and DRB Hicom (2-1).
Tags / Keywords:
police, selayang stadium, premier league, penang, marlon james, bobby gonzales, charles chad
Europa League win a 'big disappointment', says Mourinho
Don't get excited yet, urges Kim Swee despite big win
Dortmund drop into relegation zone after Freiburg win
Pellegrini praises Man City substitutes after win
Bayern secure double after Cup win over Dortmund
Liverpool getting back to their best, says Rodgers
FIFA ethics investigator Garcia resigns in protest
Liverpool's Sturridge to undergo rehab with Boston Red Sox
Bayern's talented Gaudino signs contract until 2018
Ladies, time to stand up and fight for your man
Looking out for your ears
Dutch coalition teetering after health bill blocked
Sony cancels release of 'The Interview' following hacking incident
Iran is opening its doors to Western tourists
Copyright © 1995-2014 Star Publications (M) Bhd (Co No 10894-D)