FC Ukraine United came back from a 2-1 halftime deficit to score two goals in the second half to defeat Hamilton City 3-2, while in an earlier game Friday night in the Canadian Soccer League, SC Milton and Brantford Galaxy played to a scoreless tie.
Midfielder Oleh Kerchu opened the scoring at the 5th minute mark for Ukraine United in the game with Hamilton City at the Cardinal Newman ground and Hamilton’s Frane Grbesa tied the game 1-1 at 14 minutes.
Zdenko Jurcevic found the net past Ukraine United goalkeeper Nazar Lytvyn to put Hamilton in front late in the second half for a 2-1 score at the break.
Ukraine United forward Sergii Ivliev beat Hamilton goalkeeper Adrian Becic to tie the score 2-2 at 51 minutes and Kostiantyn Derevlov struck the winner for the visitors at 77 minutes, 3-2 at the final whistle.
Ukraine United improve to a 7-6-4 WLT record for 25 points for 5th place in the standings, while Hamilton City are at 5-10-4 for 19 points and sixth in the table.