I-League: Churchill Brothers beat Salgaocar 2-1 to survive relegation

The win took Churchill Brothers tally to 25 points, one point above Mohammedan Sporting who finished last with 24 points to get themselves relegated into the second Division of the I-League next season.

updated: April 28, 2014 21:17 IST
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Vasco: Churchill Brothers staved off the I-League relegation when they edged past Salgaocar 2-1 in a nail biting final round encounter at the Tilak Maidan here on Monday.

The match time was extended by 11 minutes after lights went off but Churchill survived the few anxious moments in the end.

Churchill Brothers who needed a win to survive relegation started well and took the lead from a self goal after rival defender Augustin Fernandes shot into its own goal in the 6th minute.

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