A brace from Jose Luis Verdejo and a goal each for Jorge Torres & Diego Cabello secures St Joseph’s a comfortable 4-0 win over Angels FC.
The first half started with St Joseph’s on the attack and broke the deadlock in the opening ten minutes, a cross was whipped in which found Jorge Torres, the winger controlled it and smashed it past Juan Mateo Perez. St Joseph’s continued to dominate and soon made it 2-0, Jose Luis Verdejo got his head on the end of a cross which flew past Juan Mateo Perez.
St Joseph’s had a few more chances soon after, full-back Ivan Lobato’s long range effort flew just over the bar, this was follow by Brazilian midfielder Emerson De Oliveira Roque’s shot going just wide also. Emerson was in the thick of the action, he connect well from a Catharino free-kick but his header went wide.
Referee Jason Barcelo blew for halftime with St Joseph’s comfortably leading 2-0.
The second half got underway with St Joseph’s dominating possession but struggling to find a way past the Angels defenders. Saints made a substitution on the hour mark with winger Jose Garrido Munoz making way for Juan Carlos Fernandez Polo. Polo got involved straight away, he excellently skipped past an Angels defender and whipped in a great cross which was cleared.
St Joseph’s continued to pressure and nearly got their third of the night but Thyago Catharino’s shot went inches wide of Mateo’s goal. Saints were awarded a free-kick in a dangerous position after Polo’s was fouled after making a mockery of the Angels defenders, the resulting free-kick led to nothing.
St Joseph’s made it 3-0 shortly after, Juan Carlos Polo received the ball in the middle, the midfielder flicked the ball into the path of Jose Luis Verdejo who slotted his shot away. Minutes after newly signed Cecil Prescott made his debut coming on for Javier Frances Lopez.
Great link up play from Juan Carlos Polo and Cecil Prescott saw the youngsters cross find Jorge Torres who curled his effort onto the crossbar. Just before full-time St Joseph’s made it 4-0, super sub Diego Cabello latched onto a through ball and calmly slotted it past Mateo Perez.
Minutes later Jason Barcelo blew for full-time and Saints winning 4-0 which now sees them move top of the league for now.