Algeria Ligue1: USM Alger 0-1 ES Setif, League leaders fail to take advantage
ES Setif Shocked the Algerian league leaders with a stunning 15 (MIN) goal from A. Bedrane. The home side did look impressive from the start of the game but where made to suffer for their one minute blunder. The home side played their hearts out but they could’nt produce a goal.
On the other hand ES Setif held onto the lone goal they scored till the end of the match. With this win, the league leaders USM Alger has being held back from increasing the point tally at the top of the table.
ES Setif has however kept their hopes alive with the win as they climb further to close the gap USM Alger created at the top.
The two teams were reduced to 10 men each as M. Benkhemassa and K. Nemdil where both sent off in the second half.
USM Alger could not utilize their home advantage as they slumped to a motivated visitors. The point tally is expected reduce after the end of the current match day