Malabar FC will go into its final match against Tunapuna Titans on Tuesday, needing only a point to claim the Emerald Apartments & Plaza sponsored Eastern Football Association First Division “Big Four” title.This after Malabar blanked 1st FC Santa Rosa 3-0 in its second round match on Thursday, to improve to maximum six points, three ahead of Titans and Santa Rosa. David Power got Malabar going with a 20th minute opener before Hayden De Verteuil (39th) and Keston Alexander (62nd) added a goal each to seal the valuable three points. Next they meet Titans which outgunned Southeastern Connection 6-3, led by two goals each from Richard Seethal and Tahir Liverpool after trailing 3-0.
Tunapuna Titans 6 (Richard Seethal 34th, 51st, Tahir Liverpool 59th, 70th, Akeem Seethal 40th, Matimela Lucas 53rd) vs Southeastern Connection 3 (Joseph Brown 4th, 25th, Kevorn Mohammed 12th).
Malabar 3 (David Power 20th, Hayden De Verteuil 39th, Keston Alexander 62nd) vs Santa Rosa FC 0.
Teams P W D L F A Pts
Malabar 2 2 0 1 5 1 6
Tunapuna Titans 2 1 0 1 7 7 3
Santa Rosa 2 1 0 1 4 4 3
Connection 2 0 0 2 4 8 0
Tunapuna Titans vs Malabar, Constantine Park, Tunapuna, 3.45 pm
Santa Rosa vs Southeastern Connection, YTC Ground, Arouca, 3.45 pm