New Delhi, Feb 13: Odisha FC’s under 18 team has beaten Bhaichung Bhutia Football Schools by a good margin of 5-2 goals at the ongoing Hero Elite League 2019-20. Akshunna Tyagi scored a hat-trick while Rishabh Dobriyal scored two goals for the Bhubaneswar-based franchise.
Odisha FC dominated the game from the very beginning. Rishabh opened the scoresheet for OFC in the 23rd minute of the match. Four minutes later, he went to get his second goal to double the lead. BBFS managed to come back with a goal by Rahul Nepali in 35th minute. However, Akshunna, later, joined the party in the 39th minute and before the end of the first half, OFC got a lead of 3-1 goals.
Kushal Thapa got the second goal for BBFS in the 57th minute of the match to reduce the deficit to 3-2 goals. However, Akshunna continued with his heroics in the second half as well and scored his second goal in the 77th minute of the match before completing his hat-trick in the injury time.
OFC managed to get a huge win by 5-2 goals against BBFS on Thursday and will take on Maximus Prime Sports in their next game on February 18th in the ongoing Hero Elite League 2019-20.