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Barkingside nick late win against Sporting Bengal

PUBLISHED: 11:00 23 October 2017

Michael Ogboin nets the winner for Barkingside against Sporting Bengal (Pic: Tim Edwards)

Michael Ogboin nets the winner for Barkingside against Sporting Bengal (Pic: Tim Edwards)

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Essex Senior League: Sporting Bengal United 2 Barkingside 3

Action from Barkingside against Sporting Bengal (Pic: Tim Edwards)Action from Barkingside against Sporting Bengal (Pic: Tim Edwards)

Barkingside got back to winning ways with victory at Mile End Stadium against Sporting Bengal United who suffered their sixth straight defeat.

Goals from Chid Onokwai, Tony Cookey and Michael Ogboin sealed the three points for Michael Walther’s men to help them climb up to 11th in the Essex Senior League table while Bengal dropped to 13th.

David Vaughan and Oscar Mendes both got on the score sheet for the hosts but it wasn’t enough as Ogboin netted in the 88th minute to win it for the visitors.

Side will now be hoping to continue their good form against and Bengal will be hoping to change their fortunes against FC Romania.

Sporting Bengal: Adjei, Cameron, Carvell, Ichim, Khan, Mendes, Noor, Parkinson, Siddik, Tarwali, Vaughan.

Subs: Ahmed, Forte, Gelashvili.

Barkingside: Hunt, Etcheri, Joseph, Kelly, Mitchell-Brown, Onokwai, Clarke, Cookey, Gayer, Izukanne, Sherwood.

Subs: Adetunji, Fontaine, Ogboin.


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