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League contenders aim to cut down Crown lead

League contenders aim to cut down Crown lead

Reigning Metfone C-League champions Svay Rieng and two-time winners Naga Corp return to league action today following their underwhelming excursions to Singapore last week.

Svay Rieng, currently wallowing in ninth in the table but with three games in hand over runaway leaders Phnom Penh Crown, take on last year’s league runners up Boeung Ket Rubber Field from 3:30pm at the Olympic Stadium.

Third-placed Naga, meanwhile, clash with Kirivong Sok Sen Chey from 6pm. Crown hold a five-point cushion over their closest rivals Boeung Ket thanks to a 3-0 drubbing of Kirivong on Sunday night.

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