The Guyana Police Force (GPF), Camptown and Beacons secured contrasting wins, when the Georgetown Football Association (GFA), 2017/2018 Premier League commenced on Sunday.
Played at the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) ground, Bourda, GPF riddled Riddim Squad 4-1. The contest was effectively over at the halftime break, as the lawmen romped to a 3-0 lead.
Kester Dundas, Dwayne Jacobs and Shemar Fraser were on target in the 31st, 37th and 41st minute respectively, before Travis Jones completed the rout with a 90th+2 minute conversion.
Amos Ramsay recorded a consolation goal in the 76th minute. Also, Camptown overcame Pele 2-1. Richie Richards netted twice in the 52nd and 62nd minute. For Pele, Lloyd Anderson scored in the 85th minute.
Action will continue on Friday at the same facility. GPF will match skills with Flamingo at 18:00hrs while Northern Rangers will lock horns with Camptown in the always entertaining ‘Kitty/Campbellville’ derby.
On Sunday a tripleheader will also be staged at the same location, with GFC tackling Black Pearl at 16:00hrs, and Riddim Squad opposing Beacons at 18:00hrs. The final fixture will pit Pele against Santos from 20:00hrs.