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Holland United score big win in Trelawny football

By Paul A Reid
Observer writer

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

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MARTHA BRAE, Trelawny — Holland United scored a big 5-0 win over Invaders SC on Saturday to make progress to the second round of the Trelawny Football Association Victor Wright Knockout competition.

Holland United, last season's beaten finalists, join five other clubs, including defending champions Harmony FC and Super League club Falmouth United, in the draw for the second round set to be held today.

Holland United and Falmouth had scored wins on Thursday when the competition kicked off, while Prospect Links, Duanvale FC and Salt Marsh United are also through.

On Saturday, Garfield Evans scored two goals, in the sixth and 86th minutes, to lead Holland United to their big win as Nelson Adams, Christajay Daley and Kobi Brown also scored.

Onique Small of Prospect Links and Oshane Brown of Duanvale FC scored their team's goals in 2-1 wins over Spicy Hill SC and Rio Bueno FC, respectively.

Prospect Links came from behind to get their win after Lenell Cowell had given Spicy Hill the lead in the fourth minute when he converted from the penalty spot.

Small levelled the score in the 22nd minute before notching the winner in the 46th minute.

At Duanvale, the home team took the lead in the 56th minute before Kemar Hylton brought Rio Bueno level in the 65th minute, but Brown got the winner in the 77th minute.

Salt Marsh United beat Kinloss FC 3-0 as Tajay Bronstrophe scored twice, in the 21st and the 47th minutes — the latter a penalty, while Michael Stephenson got the other in the 54th minute.

On Thursday, defending champions Harmony FC scored three goals in a seven-minute span in the second half to beat Jackson Town FC.

Fritzroy Shirley gave them the lead in the 61st minute, Dean-Lloyd Reid added a second in the 64th minute, and Ricardo Reid added a third in the 68th minute.

At Elleston Wakeland, Falmouth United got goals from Donovan Clarke in the 16th minute, Lacon Brissett in the 47th, and Jahmar Fisher in the 60th minute.


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