Cosmopolitan Soccer League Metro Div 2 West
KORABI – EMC FC 2:3 (1:1)
Staten Island, NY – October 7, 2007 – In the first 20 minutes of the game Korabi had 5 or 6 excellent scoring opportunities, including a post and a crossbar, bur failed to capitalize. Finally in the 21st minute Abdulla Bagai was brought down in the penalty area and Korabi was awarded a penalty. Begai converted for a 1-0 lead.
In the 25th minute the visitors broke through a controversial off-side to score the equalizer and finalize the scoring in the opening half.
In the 55th minute EMC was able to score on a mix-up in front of the net to give the visitors a 2-1 advantage. In the 80th minute the visitors increased their lead to 3-1.
After conceding the third goal Korabi awakened with a flurry of attacks and scoring through Azmir Dzemovski in the 82nd minute to cut their deficit to 3-2. Korabi continued to press and attack but it was too late and not enough time left in the game to complete a comeback.
Once again we thank all of those who showed up to support Korabi.