Friday , 22 February 2019


Goa batsmen implode, lose by 141 runs

NT NETWORK   ROHTAK Poor batting once again led to Goa’s debacle as they suffered a 141-run defeat to Haryana on the fourth and final day of the Elite Group C, Ranji Trophy match, at Rohtak on Friday. Chasing Haryana’s 285-run victory target, Goa started the day at 30 for 2 with Sagun Kamat and Amit Verma at the crease. ... Read More »

Bengaluru inflict first home defeat on FC Goa

MINOO FERNANDES | NT Fatorda FC Goa tasted its first home defeat losing  1-2 against an attacking Bengaluru FC in their ISL match played at Nehru Stadium, Fatorda on Thursday. Despite the loss, Goa remains on top of the table. Bengaluru broke the ice in the 34th minute through Rahul Bheke which was followed by captain Sunil Chhetri in the ... Read More »

Guardian Angel come from behind to stun Dempo SC

NT NETWORK   NAVELIM Guardian Angel SC made one of the biggest upsets in the ongoing Goa Professional League as they came back strongly in the last five minutes of the game to stun second-placed Dempo SC 2-1 at Rosary grounds, Navelim, on Thursday. The win helped Guardian Angel SC swell their points tally to ten from seven matches and ... Read More »

Goa need 255 runs to win

NT NETWORK PANAJI Pacer K Das (5 for 41) completed his second five-wicket haul of the match to give Goa chance of a probable victory against Haryana in their Third Round Elite, Group C, Ranji Trophy match being played at Rohtak. Chasing a victory target of 285 runs, Goa reached 30 for 2 in their second innings at the close ... Read More »


Salgaocar FC hammer Verna SC 5-0 FATORDA: Salgaocar Football Club completed a 5-0 rout of Verna Sports Club in the GFA’s U-16 League match played at Don Bosco Oratory ground, Fatorda on Thursday. Nevile Menezes scored a brace while Sidney Lucas, Jordan Borges and Sidney Gaunkar got on to the score sheet for the Green Brigades.   PY Nuvem enter ... Read More »

Edgar brace lifts Margao SC to glory

NT NETWORK   NAVELIM Striker Edgar Noronha netted a double while medio Velito Miranda contributed with a goal as Margao Sports Club blanked St Rock’s Youth Club, Calata-Majorda 3-0 to emerge champions of Jose Bento Furtado Memorial football tournament, on Wednesday. In a largely attended final, held on the occasion of the feast of Our Lady of Rosary at Navelim ... Read More »

Bengaluru FC has edge over FC Goa

AUGUSTO RODRIGUES|NT Sports Editor FATORDA FC Goa is at the top of the standings table and Bengaluru FC one step below. Yet, the visitors have an edge over the hosts as they face each other in the third Indian Super league (ISL) 5 match at the Nehru stadium in Fatorda today. An edge found in the difference between a team ... Read More »

Pune clinch first win; hand Jamshedpur first defeat

PTI   PUNE FC Pune City defeated Jamshedpur FC 2-1 in a hard-fought match to register their first win of the ongoing Indian Super League football tournament here on Wednesday. Diego Carlos scored as early as the fifth minute for Pune but the lead was cancelled out by Sumeet Passi in the 10th minute. An end-to-end contest produced a match-winner ... Read More »

Goa concede 99-run lead

NT NETWORK PANAJI Goa batsmen came a cropper against a disciplined Haryana attack as they were bowled out for 177 in reply to visitors’ first innings total of 276 all out, on the second day of their Round Three Elite, Group C, Ranji Trophy match being played at Rohtak, on Wednesday. Skipper Sagun Kamat’s 68-run knock was the only bright ... Read More »

Sporting, Churchill Bros share spoils in 1-1 draw

NT NETWORK   NAVELIM Sporting Clube de Goa and Churchill Brothers SC remain static at third and fourth position respectively after playing out a 1-1 draw in the GFA’s Goa Professional League match, at Rosary grounds in Navelim on Tuesday. Sporting Clube de Goa needed just a win to dethrone leaders Goan FC (14 points from 6 games) from the ... Read More »