Generals Tip Falcons in NPSL Battle

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Oakland Tribune

NEW YORK (AP) - The New York Generals scored their third victory of the National Professional Soccer League season by defeating the Toronto Falcons 5-3 before 2,047 yesterday.

The Generals got off to an early lead with Julio Alas scoring at 14 minutes.

Two minutes later Barry Mahy came through with a boot from five yards out to make it 2-0.

Dave Demaine and Yanko Doucek scored at 23 and 37 minutes for the Falcons and New York's Jose Pla got one at 27 minutes.

Warren Archibald scored within a minute after the intermission to give the Generals a 4-2 edge. Young Branco Kubala scored Toronto's third goal on a hard boot from 24 yards out at 49 minutes.

The General's final goal was scored by newcomer Nestor Manfredi of Argentina at the 76th minute.