26th Dec: Kroniz Fc survived a second-half fightback from Jabatan Laut to claim a thrilling 4-2 victory at Kebajikan Field.
Kronizs looked to be cruising to victory after dominating the opening 45 minutes and netting through Aliuddin, Gnal and Dodoi.
In the second half, Bob posed more of a threat and showing his potential by scoring another goal.
It enabled Kronizs to end an unhappy week on a high note after the destruction by ABDB Sixers last week.
However, Kroniz exposed their soft under belly which allowed Jabatan Laut to drew first blood to lead 1-0 and struck another before half time.
After the first goal Kronizs played some superb flowing football with Dodoi, Aliuddin and Gnal a constant threat.
Nizam was the creator of the first goal with a perfectly weighted pass to leave Aliuddin free and he made no mistake as he drilled his shot into Jabatan Laut goal.
Jabatan laut midfield was being by-passed by the quality passing and movement of kroniz's side.
Kroniz continued to dominate and Jabatan Laut were being pulled apart almost at will as Dodoi broke through Jabatan Laut defense before crossing it to the unmarked Gnal to slot home the second goal.
But it was no surprise when Gnal returned the favor as he picked the ball up on the left and cut inside and past the challenge of Jabatan Laut defense and returned the passes to Dodoi before he firing a low shot into the far corner of the net.
Jabatan Laut tried to get a foothold in the match and jabatan laut striker had to be alert with a dangerous cross from the overlapping defender to scored a second goal.
The first half ended with kroniz leading 3-2.
Jabatan Laut were transformed after their ineffective first-half performance but in the 66th minute Bob restored Kroniz's two goal advantage when Bob's dangerous, inswinging shot found it's way to the unmarked inside of the post.But Kronizs looked nervy when Jabatan Laut ventured forward in a tense finish and managed to hold on to the win.
Ending 2010 with a win, Kronizs don't have time to rest and celebrate as the first game in 2011 will be on the Tuesday, 4th January against RBA Flight Operation at RBA Soccer Stadium. See you in 2011.