Thursday, August 30, 2012
Three in as many days
Phnom Penh Crown triumphed in their third midweek practice match in as many days, fielding a mixed line-up of regular and squad players against Prek Pra Keila, who themselves are hoping to gain promotion back to the C-League's top flight after a season away. The game was played at Crown's RSN Stadium this afternoon and ended in a 5-0 success for the home side. Kingsley Njoku gave them a 1-goal lead by half-time, the added a second after the break and the win was rounded off with goals from Emmanuel Frimpong, Ouk Sothy and Hong Pheng. Crown line-up: Ary (Chamroeun 46), Seyha, Rady (Dara 46), Lika, Sovan, Vanthan (Rathanak 46), Henry (Frimpong 46), Sothy, Sovanna, Njoku, Makara (H Pheng 46). Crown were without their four national team players - Suhana, Tiny, Borey and Sok Pheng - who were playing a practice match against NagaCorp (Suhana scored two and Borey the other in a 3-2 national team win) and three of the squad appeared for Prek Pra.