Salim Omar Advocates beat Taliban in Left Foot league action

Astral Aviation in past action in the Left Foot League. [Courtesy]

2022 champions Salim Omar Advocates came from a goal down to sink Taliban FC 2-1 in the Social league fixture of the Left Foot Sports at Sikh Union Club Astro Turf on Forest Road at the weekend.

It was Taliban, who took a deserved lead in the 28th minute when Omar Mahad dribbled past three defenders, including the goalkeeper before slotting the ball into an empty net.

However, Salim Omar drew level in the 34th minute when Ahmed Shariff found space inside the box to slice the ball home and he completed his brace in the second half to stun Taliban.

In another match, One Africa Logistics came from two goals down to beat Abdulrahman Saad Advocates 4-2 in a six-goal thriller.

Meanwhile, Nation Media scored in either half to to sink Astral Aviation 2-0 in their opening fixture.

A total of 14 teams have already registered to take part in season 17 of the Nairobi league while in Mombasa the season commenced late and the games are yet to be completed.

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