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KOSSA FC claimed three points moving up the TSL table with an impressive win against Western United 3-1 yesterday.
The men in yellow came behind from a goal down to lead before the breather 2-1.
United’s talisman Benjamin Totori had their team’s noses in front during the early minutes of play, dominating most of the ball possession United had spare chances on goal but could not utilise to secure the lead.
KOSSA level things up when the ball found an unmarked KOSSA forward to send the ball past the United’s goalkeeper.
Minutes before the end of the first spell KOSSA’s skipper, James Naka found himself with an oncoming United goalkeeper following a lose ball to chip it over giving his side a lead advantage.
United yet searching for an equaliser keeping the pressure up field with Totori having numerous shots on target but was unlucky for the men in orange.
KOSSA then extend their lead from a scrappy defence play by United’ backline to make it 3-1.
KOSSA’s win makes them on 17 points currently on the runners up position, which is yet to be, determined when Henderson Eels take on Marist on Sunday.
Former national head coach, Jacob Moli took charge of United marking his first game yesterday replacing Commins Menapi in the league’s round 2 of competition.
With 7 loses so far United sits on 7th position at the bottom table facing another up hill battle against Malaita Kings on Saturday 2pm.
Saturday 21st round 2 TSL matches will also see KOSSA going up against FC Guadalcanal at 4pm if they should climb up the league’s table.
Sunday 22nd matches will feature leaders, Solomon Warriors taking on Real Kakamora at 2pm and the highlight of the day at 4pm when Henderson Eels to take on Marist FC.