The Dhiraagu Dhivehi Premier League has witnessed one of the biggest score gaps since its rebranding, when Maziya Sports and Recreational Club obliterated Nilandhoo Sports Club with a flawless victory of 13-0 goals.
Taking place Tuesday night in the National Football Stadium, Maziya stunned their opponents with 5 goals from Midfielder Ibrahim Waheed Hassan (Ibbe), a hat-trick from Captain Asadh Abdulla (Asakko), 2 goals from Forward Naaiz Hassan (Dhaadhu), and 1 goal each from Defender Moosa Yameen (Yaambe), Samooh Ali (Samutte) and Hassan Shifaz (Dunga).
Maziya coach Marjan Sekulovski praised the team for their impressive professionalism in the significant match.
Meanwhile, Nilandhoos coach Ahmed Mujuthabaa (Fesco) admitted that he never anticipated such an overwhelming loss from a score gap that huge. He also attributed the loss due the teams lack of tactical discipline.
Maziya currently resides in third place of the league with 6 points, closely following second-placed TC Sports Club with 7 points. The Grande Sports Club reigns over the top tier with 9 points, while Nilandhoo rests at the lowest rank after two losses.