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Milton tastes victory in new territory


milton_fcMilton SC defeated Niagara United 3-0 at the Jean Vanier Field in Milton, in Canadian Soccer League play Friday night (May 15).

The home side went ahead at six minutes from a penalty kick awarded by referee Goran Babic following a hand ball infringement by Niagara United. Zoran Belosevic scored from the spot, driving the ball past Niagara goalkeeper Matthew Greco.

Milton defender Predrag Papaz made it 2-0 at 44 minutes, the score at the break.

Milton made it 3-0 at the 80th minute mark when midfielder Zoran Zec drove the ball into the net from 20 yards and the score held to the final whistle.

It was Milton’s first victory after being elevated from last year’s Second Division and follows a 2-0 loss to Brampton City Utd. in their season opener on May 9, while Niagara United suffered their second defeat after losing to Toronto Atom.

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