Sporting Bengal United nab draw against Takeley

Action from the clash between Sporting Bengal and Saffron Walden Town (pic Tim Edwards)

Action from the clash between Sporting Bengal and Saffron Walden Town (pic Tim Edwards) - Credit: Archant

Essex Senior League: Sporting Bengal United 1 Takeley 1

Sporting Bengal United failed to bounce back to winning ways but managed to nick a draw against fellow title chasers Takeley.

A late goal from Jay Knight cancelled out the visitors Mitchell Das opener to earn a point at the Mile End Stadium.

Das opened the scoring for Takeley early in the second-half after the two side’s held each other to a 0-0 draw in the first-half.

Knight then levelled the score with 15 minutes left in the match as he tucked home a rebound after a cross was deflected off the post to the striker.


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Bengal’s Codey Cameron then had a glorious chance to put his side in front but he blasted a header over the bar from a corner.

It was then Zatash Ali’s then to steer the ball wide from point blank range.

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Up the other end Takeley missed a great chance to nick the win as they fired a shot over from six yards.

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