x Guyana Defence Force [GDF] took the top spot in the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) ‘Elite League’ tournament after hammering cellar occupant Cougars FC 5-0 Thursday at the Camp Ayanganna ground, Vlissengen Road.
The unbeaten home side secured control of the contest in the first half compliments of a 2-0 lead.
Amos Ramsay opened the scoring in the 23rd minute while Delroy Fraser doubled the lead with a 28th minute conversion.
GDF continued their dominance in the second half as Delwyn Fraser made it 3-0 in the 63rd minute. Fraser made his presence felt once more, completing his double 10 minutes later while Delroy Fraser applied the finishing touch to a dominant performance with an 85th minute strike, relegating the Berbice unit to their fifth straight loss.
Meanwhile, Ann’s Grove and Den Amstel battled to a scoreless draw in the opening fixture. The tournament resumes tomorrow at the same venue.
In the opening fixture, New Amsterdam [NA] United opposes Victoria Kings at 18:00hrs, while Milerock battles Buxton United from 20:30hrs.
GDF-5 vs Cougars-0
Delwyn Fraser-63rd and 73rd
Den Amstel-0 vs Ann’s Grove-0