Somali League: Elman Crashes Supper Shell By 4-1


Elman FC, a powerful football club in Somalia’s supreme soccer defeated Supper Shell FC with a leading score of 4-1 last Tuesday.

Elman celebrated its first goal when the popular striker Abdi Aziz Mohamed Ali scored during the 25th minute of the 1st half. The same striker scored the second goal for Elman FC.

But Supper Shell’s Khalid Ahmed Mohamed scored the lone goal for his team in the 34th minute

both teams

When the second half started, both teams stepped up attacking on each other’s goal. But Supper Shell boys were not successful to score again. While Abdi Aziz Mohamed Ali from Elman,a national team striker scored the fourth goal for his team.

Tuesday’s match attracted many high profile dignitaries including Somali Football federation President Said Mahmoud Nur and Secretary General Abdi Qani Said Arab.

As shown in the fixtures of Somalia’s 2010-2011 first division soccer championship, Wednesday will be a rest day. But on Thursday, the Daalo Airlines-owned football club ‘SITT’ will encounter Mogadishu port’s FC.

Captains Elman Supper Shell play on

Shafi’i Mohyaddin Abokar is the NewsBlaze Somalia reporter, an experienced journalist. Shafi’i writes news stories, features and sends photos relevant to the current situation in Somalia.Shafi’i is also an international sports journalist and member of the international sports press association AIPS.He is a long-time sports journalist and reported from many international competitions including the Olympic Games.The photo shows Shafi’i at London 2012 Olympic Park.