Male', MALDIVES - New Radiant Sports Club wins STO Male League with two games in hand on Sunday after a comfortable 5-0 win against Club Valencia. Ali Ashfaq scored a hat-trick in the last eight minutes of the game.
New Radiant grabbed 31 points from 12 games while second placed Maziya got 21 points from 12 games. TC Sports Club and Victory lies on third and fourth position of the table respectively with 19 points.
New Radiant started the match with three changes to their regular starting line up. Suspended defender Haaroon Amiri and injured Ruiz Paz Angel were sidelined, while young play maker Riham Abdul Ghani started the match as a substitute.
Jorge Goto broke the deadlock in the 54th minute from a fine header from Ali Fasir's corner kick.
Ali Ashfaq scored a hat-trick in the last eight minutes of the game and the remaining goal was an own goal from Valencia defender Mohamed Shifan.