Hoist FT advance into next stage after Nelayan draw

Daniel Lim

Hoist FT drew 2-2 against Nelayan FT in the latest match of the Belait District Football Tournament at the Seria Arena Football Field recently.

Hoist FT started strongly in the match after scoring the first goal through Syah Rizal Haji Ismail in the 20th minute.

Minutes later, Nelayan FT were leading after a quick-fire double from Md Azmi Moheddin in the 24th minute and Mastasni Haji Abdul Ghani in the 25th minute.

Hoist FT managed to draw level with their opponents after being rewarded a penalty kick in the 66th minute.

The draw has propelled Hoist FT to advance into the next stage of the tournament, where they will join Belait District Office FT (JDB FT), who had advanced earlier.

The next match of the tournament will see KB FT go against Mangelella FC in the Group B stage on September 22.

Hoist FT and Nelayan FT players vie for the ball during the game. PHOTO: DANIEL LIM