KORABI – Mërgimi (Patterson, NJ) 5-2 (1-1)
Goals: Korabi: Julio Romero (3), Gëzim Demiri (2)
Mërgimi: Kreshnik Alimi (2)
Greenbelt Rec Ctr, Staten Island, NY – September 6, 2009 – Korabi hosted newly formed Mërgimi of Patterson, NJ who will be competing in the Garden State Soccer League, in a friendly match while both teams are preparing for their respective upcoming seasons.
The visitors started strong and surprised the host early when Kreshnik Alimi scored to give Mërgimi a 1-0 lead. After the goal Korabi began playing better and late in the half Julio Romero scored to even the score at 1-1.
Korabi played a better second half and the final score is indicative of that, with 4 second half goals, two each by Julio Romero and Gezim Demiri. Kreshnik Alimi scored a consolation goal in the final minutes of the game for the visitors.
Lots of luck to Mërgimi, we wish them well.