Monday , 20 May 2019

Churchill Bros scrape a win over Salcete FC




Churchill Brothers Sports Club won the Salcete zone Goa Football Association U-14 League following their nervy 6-5 win over Salcete Football Club in the play-offs match played at Dramapur ground, on Thursday.

The teams were tied 1-1 at the end of the regulation

It looked like the Red Machines would walk away winners with a slender 1-0 lead after Shayne Afonso had put them ahead in the 23rd minute but Veltio Rocha had some other plans as he scored a late 72nd minute equaliser to push the game in the tie-breaker.

In the penalty shootout, Ismail Shaikh, Nikhil Thapa, Praveen Khole, Saish Gaunkar and Shayne Afonso scored from the spot for the winners while Jagdesh Naik, Kiran Gaonkar, Veltio Rocha and Aryan Carvalho managed to convert for the losing