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Mohun Bagan vs Peerless, Live Score and Commentary, CFL 2017

Mohun Bagan 2-1 Peerless, Full-Time
Updated: 18 September 2017 19:11 IST - Published: 18 September 2017 18:47 IST
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With today’s victory, Mohun Bagan clinched the much-needed 3 points to climb to the top of CFL 2017 table.

The first half saw Mohun Bagan establish their dominion as Nikhil Kadam scored a timely goal to give the hosts a one-goal lead heading into halftime. However, a defensive lapse from the hosts brought back the game to square one again as Dodoz made a neat flick to
pull back the equalizer.

The second half witnessed a lot of turnover in possession and MB needed to be more ruthless in front of goal. Peerless put up a comprehensive and overall performance. However, a penalty in the final third of the match came to MB's rescue as Kromah made no mistake from the spot. 

Peerless defender Toure Lancine announced Man of the Match

Final score: Mohun
Bagan 2-1 Peerless SC
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90+6'- Fans are celebrating as the stadium engulfs in firecrackers. Peerless SC make their last attempt towards goal but the referee blows the final whistle
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90+5'- Few patches of sloppy play owing to the wet pitch.Peerless imposing pressure. The players playing numerous passes at the edge of Mohun Bagan box. Azharuddin finally clears the ball.
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90+4'- Azharuddin Mullck brought down by Shahrukh Rahman. MB taking time on the free kick
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90+2'- MB looks comfortable with the one goal cushion as the Mariners are sitting deep to risk giving away an equalizer. Peerless yet to find a way through!
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90+1'-End of regulation time. Mohun Bagan minutes away from registering their seventh win in the league.
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90'- 6 minutes added on
Will it be enough for the visitors to pull back the equalizers or will the hosts hold on to the 1 goal lead?
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89'- Substitution
Kromah is substituted for Sourav Das. Kromah is already on yellow and the gaffer doesn't want to risk losing the Liberian for the Calcutta Derby next week.
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87'- Kamo runs down the right flank, dribbled past one defender but before he could enter the box, Toure clears the ball.
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87'- Sudip Kumar Das makes a blinding run on the left flank but could not convert i. A selfish attempt sees the ball sail way past the ball
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84'- Substitution
Peerless get their final substitution underway. Rahim Nabi goes out to make way for Sudip Kumar Das
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82'- MB pressing hard to get another goal on the scoresheet to make up the GD between them and arch-rivals East Bengal
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81'- Peerless trying to break in amidst a stern Bagan defense through aerial balls but Kingsley prove time and again that he is ruling the backline. Kromah is coming deep to facilitate the play as Bagan looks to dominate the pace of the game
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79'- Substitution
Visitors looking for inspiration from the bench as Sukhwinder Singh makes way for Shahrukh Rahman

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78'-Azharuddin sends a long through ball towards Kromah. The Liberian striker tried to score with a solo effort but Peerless defenders were right in position to deny him from taking a shot.
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76'-The Maroon and Green army are dominating the second half until now but the visitors are not relenting and are looking to attack. Azharuddin putting constant pressure on the left flank to find a decent delivery into the box.
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74'-Kamo to Kromah. The Liberian spurges forward through the left flank and lays it right before the keeper. Dipankar Das clears to the ball. Corner for MB
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71'- Chance!!

Lyngdoh cuts in from the right flank and takes a shot on goal. Ranijit fumbles as Kamo goes for the ball but the keeper does good work to keep it under control 
Danger averted!!
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70'- Substitution 
Second change for MB. Debabrata Roy goes out to make way for Abhishek Das in order to give some stability and protect the one-goal lead
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66'- MB is looking to draw the pace of the game and is playing in possession. Peerless putting constant pressure from the flanks 
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64'-The visitors make a spring in their step after the goal as they surge forward. No end product though.
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63'- Yellow Card
Sukhwinder Singh receives the yellow for misconduct
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62'- Goaaal!!!

Kamo makes a calm finish from the spot as he sends the keeper wrong way. 
MB lead for the second time in the match!!

MB 2-1Peerless
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62'- Penalty!!

Referee;s decision stands as MB wins the penalty. Kamo sets himself up behind the ball
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58'- Referee blows the whistle for a penalty but the Peerless players led by Rahim Nabi protesting against the decision.
Play stopped for the time being.
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57'- Azharuddin makes a defense-splitting but was brought down with an impulsive tackle from Sukhwinder Singh. Referee stops the play as the players get involved in a heated argument
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56'- Substitution
MB looking for some inspiration from the match as Nikhil Kadam goes out to make way for Azharuddin Mallick
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55'- The game has intensified as both teams are pressing forward to break the stalemate. The visitor's strikeforce of Dodoz and Francis is doing great work up top to stretch the MB defense to scoop in a goal
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54'- Raynier forwards a brilliant through ball on the right flank towards Lyngdoh. Lyngdoh sends a pass inside the box but Rajini collects the ball before Kamo could reach.
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52'- Offside
Kromah gets ahead the Peerless defense but fail to time his run to perfection
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51'- Chanceee!!
Kromah finds the ball in a lucrative area inside the box. Does wonderful work to beat a couple of defenders but the shot goes haywire
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49'-Sukhwinder Singh brings down Kromah with a nasty tackle. Mariners win a set piece. Surchandra behind the ball. No end result as the ball sails past the goal
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48'- Maroon and Green Army pressing hard but Peerless is displaying a robust defense. The visitors are holding a nice shape in the backline to deny the hosts a lead
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46'- Nifty footwork and a lob from Lyngdoh deep into the box for Kormah but the ball Runs out for a goalkick
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The teams take the pitch after a 15-minute breather. The second half is about to start and we’re off at the Mohun Bagan ground.
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The referee blows the whistle as the first half comes to an end. All square as Mohun Bagan is staring down at an untimely draw ahead of the Kolkata Derby on the 24th. The Mariners were lucky to grab the lead but needs to be more ruthless in the second half to kill the game. Peerless has shown a great defensive game and are looking dangerous on the counter. 

We will be back live in live action after 15 minutes. Stay tuned.
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45+4'- No real threat as both the teams look to end the half tied at 0-0
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45+2'- Peerless playing short passes in the midfield to open up space. A loose ball from Dipankar to Sukhwinder. 
Goal kick.
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45+1'- Kingsley take an attempt on goal. No end result
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45'- 4 minutes added on.
Can the host nudge a lead?
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43'-A lot of aerial balls from MB to breakthrough the Peerless defense, Not working well for the Mariners tonight. 
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42'-A heated argument between Naskar and the Peerless defenders. Referee awards a free kick to the hosts. Nikhil Kadam squanders the chance as the ball sails way past the ball
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40'-Goaaal!!!!

Peerless SC with the equalizer. A defensive lapse from the hosts brings back the game to square one again. Dodoz makes a nifty flick from Francis' pass to score for Peerless
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35'- Chance!!!

Kamo lays off a spectacular ball to Kromah but a nudge from behind see the Liberian lose balance. Lyngdoh finds the loose ball and attempts on goal but Rajini keeps the danger away yet again for the visitors.
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32'- Goaaaaaaaall!!!

Nikhil Kadam gives the hosts a much-needed lead to break the deadlock.The former Mumbai FC player makes a brilliant finish to the bottom on his wrong foot from Kamo's free kick


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31'- Kamo, Kromah combined well inside the box as Kromah sent a forward pass towards Nikhil Kadam. Kadam attempted a shot at goal but it hit the side net.
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30'- We reach the half an hour mark but the game is still stuck in a stalemate. A lot of turnover in possession but both teams missing that final touch in the final third. 
MB 0-0 Peerless
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27'-Kromah desperate to get on the scoresheet as the Liberian knicks in a shot from the rebound on the corner. The balls sails past the post. Danger averted!!
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26'- Chancee!!

A beautiful piece of skill from Kromah to cut past the defender right on the edge of the penalty box. Makes an audacious attempt on the outstep but Rajini keeps the danger at bay. 

Corner to MB