Nafta in 2. SNL demolishes all before it: leading Lendava team celebrates for fifth time in a row, league’s second top scorer Lun Bončina shines against Bistrica
Photo: Danilo Vezjak
Nafta and Bistrica played each other in Lendava, where a lively and recently hot home team won after a second-half turnaround. round in 2.SNL.
The visitors took the lead in 21. Chidera Nwoga received the ball in the home penalty area, set up a good shooting position and volleyed the round leather into the Nafta net to give his team the lead at the break.
However, right at the start of the second half, the home team staged a turnaround, with Toni Luna Boncina and Silvio Pigec in the lead roles. First, Bončina scored from a turn in the penalty area to level the score, and four minutes later Pigac scored with a header after a cross, which was made easier by visiting captain Lan Vidmar, who obstructed his own keeper in an unsuccessful attempt to intervene. The final score (3:1) was set by another Bončina goal six minutes before the end of regulation time.
Bončina, a former Olimpija Milan hope, has already scored 10 goals this season and is currently the second top scorer in 2. SNL. Only Cucu from ND Bilje scored more times.
Nafta and Bistrica will be back at it again this weekend, with the former hosting Ilirija in the capital and the latter hosting Jadran from Dekanov at home in Slovenska Bistrica. While the Styrians will be on a well-deserved winter break, the Prekmurans will play their last game of the calendar year in the Cup, when their opponents will be Celje.
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