Mumbai: Riding on the brilliance of opportunistic striker Taha Kachwala, who scored twice in the second half, Bandra Packers defeated Celtic 7070 FC by a comfortable 2-0 margin in a Men’s Premier division match of the 11th BWFA Football tournament.

After a barren first session, Taha got his first goal in the 47th minute of play when he collected a pass from midfielder Ranzie Kallicharan and neatly weaved his way past a host of defenders before slotting the ball between the legs of an onrushing goalkeeper. His and Packers second goal came when Taha scored from a free kick taken from just outside the box.

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