It was a great display of football by the major Kolkata club, East Bengal, who went on to win a dominating 5-0 against the Minerva Punjab. The match which was played in Ludhiana, saw Wedson Anselme, scoring an outstanding hat-trick, was dominated by the Bengal club, right from the very first quarter of the game.
Outstanding Match For Wedson Anselme; Scores A Hat-Trick
The first game in the match came, when Wedson Anselme scored the first goal for himself and as well as for the team at 8 minutes. The second goal came from Willis Plaza, exactly 5 minutes before the half time. At the halftime, the score was 2-0 in favor of East Bengal. The second half of the game was not any better for Minerva Punjab. And within a span of just 2 minutes, a miraculous number of three goals were scored. At the 65th minute of the game, Wedson Anselme had earned a penalty and scored successfully, giving the team a 3-0 lead. Within moments again, this was now the time for Robin Singh, who scored a stunner in the 65th minute as well. In the 66th minute of the game, Wedson Anselme got a chance to seal his hat-trick and he did it with style.
Well, after the outcome of the game, Minerva, would be taking very little positive out of it, while the team from Kolkata has marked themselves at the top spot of the table. Having 13 points in 5 matches, it is just above Mohun Bagan, which is another well-known and popular club from Kolkata. Mohun Bagan is also having the same number of points from the same number of matches, but the East Bengal seals the top spot with a better goal difference.
On the other hand, the opponent of the match is now placed at the bottom of the table, with just 1 point from 5 matches. The team will next be facing Churchill Brothers.