Uruguayan forward Federico Martinez scored both goals including his first goal from open play in the league which was the first one.
It was also the 1000th S-league goals scored by the Warriors.
The next night, Geylang United failed to move back to fourth as they fell shockingly 0-1 to bottom-dweller Woodlands Wellington at the Bedok Stadium.
One time Eagles legend Noor Ali got the winner for his current employer.
Zakariah Nerani (GK), Hamqaamal Shah, Bah Mamadou (C), Obadin Aikhena, Jeremy Chiang, Goran Subara, (Zulkiffli Hassim) Shafuan Sutohmoh, Ridhwan Jamaludin, Park Kang Jin, Fazrul Nawaz, (Ruhaizad Ismail) Chang Jo Yoon
Shahril Jantan (GK) (C),
Yazid Yasin (GK), (Hafiz Rahim) Salim Rahim, (Masrezwan Masturi) Walid Lounis, Rastislav Belicak (C), Vasile Ghindaru, Kim Jae Hong, Adrian Dhanaraj, Shah Hirul, Syed Fadhil, (Yasir Hanap) Itimi Dickson, Peter Tomko
Hafez Mawasi (GK), Kazuki Yoshino, Sahairi Ramri, Anaz Hadee, Luis Eduardo Hicks, Azlan Alipah, Syed Karim, Noor Ali (C), Asraf Rashid, (Guntur Djafri) Abdelhadi Laakkad, (Nigel Vanu) Rizawan Abdullah