2019-20 BOC Life Hong Kong Premier League - Hong Kong Pegasus 1:1 Wofoo Tai Po
Hong Kong Pegasus met up with Wofoo Tai Po in Hong Kong Stadium on Monday evening for the lone BOC Life Hong Kong Premier League fixture of the day. A late goal by Charles Lokoli Ngoy helped Hong Kong Pegasus to salvage a 1:1 draw against Wofoo Tai Po.
Wofoo Tai Po came up with the first legitimate scoring chance of the game. On the 18th minute, Michael Luk’s corner-kick found teammate Luis Chebel. The latter dished out a tasty header but could not find the target with his effort.
The New Territories continued to threaten the Hong Kong Pegasus goal. On the 27th minute, Chan Man-fai picked up the ball inside the Hong Kong Pegasus box and fired away. Unfortunately for the Wofoo Tai Po attacker, his shot was nicely smothered by Hong Kong Pegasus goalkeeper Leung Hing-kit.
Wofoo Tai Po came up with another scoring chance on the half-hour mark. Kim Minki found teammate Alessandro Leonardo with a lovely pass. The lanky striker pulled the trigger but saw his effort charged away by Hong Kong Pegasus defender Cheung Chi-yung.
On the 42nd minute, Wofoo Tai Po came close again. This time, Toby Down unleashed a long-range drive but sent the ball over the Hong Kong Pegasus crossbar.
Hong Kong Pegasus came up with a rare scoring chance on the 53rd minute. Michael Luk found teammate Chan Man-fai with a smart delivery. The latter fired a tight-angle shot but could not trouble Hong Kong Pegasus goalkeeper Leung Hing-kit with his effort.
Moments later, Hong Kong Pegasus was at it again. Charles Lokoli Ngoy shook off his marker down the left wing and delivered a great cross to Chan Hiu-fung. Chan fired away but could not find the back of the Wofoo Tai Po net.
Wofoo Tai Po tried to break the game open and almost did so. On the 62nd minute, Michel Lugo connected with a Michael Luk free-kick but somehow headed the ball over the crossbar.
The New Territories side finally opened the score on the 64th minute. Lew Wai-yip delivered a great cross towards the Hong Kong Pegasus goal-mouth. Alessandro Leonardo seized the opportunity and directed the ball home, making it 0:1 for the visitors.
Shortly afterwards, Hong Kong Pegasus had a great chance to tie the game. Unfortunately, Shu Sasaki’s solo effort went over the Wofoo Tai Po goal.
Late in the game, Hong Kong Pegasus managed to make it 1:1 through Charles Lokoli Ngoy’s timely effort.
The score stood towards the final whistle, as Hong Kong Pegasus and Wofoo Tai Po shook hands on a well-fought 1:1 draw.