DULER: Albert Developers registered a hard fought solitary goal win over Panjim Footballers in the GFA Vendanta Women’s League 2018-19 organised by Goa Football Association played at Duler stadium on Sunday.
Panjim who displayed better ball possession and played short passes, were trailing by a goal at the breather.
In the 8th minute Panjim eves Karishma Shirvoikar moved dangerously inside the rival territory and drilled a low shot which was saved by Albert Developers keeper Annette Da Costa.
Ten minutes later another chance went down in vain for Panjim eves when once again Karishma failed to get the better of Albert’s keeper Annette in a one to one situation.
At half an hour mark it was Albert Developers defender Scindia Saundatikar 20-yard free kick that sneaked into the rival goal, 1-0. Match was then restricted to midfield untill the breather.
On crossing over Panjim Footballers dominated and pinned their opponents inside the territory, but failed to score the required equaliser.
In the 65th minute a well executed 30-yard free kick by Sujita Murgaonkar was brilliantly saved by Albert keeper Annette who moved upfront to collect the low ball.
It was indeed Albert’s keeper who with a fine anticipation and swift collection restricted Panjim strikers to level terms, as she time and again came with some
For good performance the player of the match was awarded to Scindia Saundatikar of Albert Developers.