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St Anthony's cruise to 4-0 win over Speyside

By Sports Desk November 26, 2019

St Anthony’s College cruised into the semifinal of the Coca Cola National Intercollegiate league on the back of hammering Speyside 4-0, at the Hasely Crawford Stadium on Tuesday.

In a one-sided affair, St Anthony’s, the North Zone champions, dominated throughout the fixture and found the back of the net as early as the 3rd minute.  It was a poorly marked Kiron Manswell who opened the scoring with a delicate chip into the net from a low cross.  After missing several presentable opportunities to extend their lead, Jean-Heim Mcfee’s low drive from 25-yards again bulged the target to finally extend the lead in the 30th minute.

Kahim Thomas put St Anthony’s out of sight with a swerving freekick four minutes later, which goalkeeper Kadeem Joseph seemed to badly misjudge.

  In another chance-filled half, Kai Phillip put the polish on a dominant performance from St Anthony when he blasted another long-range effort into the back of the net in the 79th minute.  The midfielder threatened to add another five minutes later but failed to get enough venom on a shot after slithering his way past the Speyside backline.

St Anthony’s will face Presentation College in the competition’s semi-final round.  Presentation edged Naparima College 4-3 on penalty kicks, following a 1-1 regulation time finish in the South Zone Intercol final.

 

 

 

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