His Royal Highness Prince 'Abdul Malik ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah, last night watched the Singapore Premier League match between Brunei DPMM FC and Hougang United. The match took place at the Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium in Berakas.
Also in attendance were other members of the royal family. In the match, Brunei DPMM FC strengthened its position in the league after defeating its closest challenger, Hougang United 3 - 2.
Brunei DPMM FC opened the scoring in the 19th minute when Blake Ricciuto took advantage of the chaos at the opponent's goal to make the score 1 - nil. In the 53rd minute of the second half, Hougang equalised through Plazibat. A minute later, Hougang led through Stipe Plazibat's penalty kick in the 54th making the score 2-1. Brunei DPMM FC increased its attacks and equalised in the 63rd through Andrei Varankou's penalty kick which was awarded after the opponent's defence player's handball. Hendra Azam was the hero of the match after his free-kick attempt in the final minutes netted a goal, ensuring Brunei DPMM FC obtaining three full points.
Source: Radio Television Brunei