PANAJI: African Soccer Development (ASD) made a bright start in the Metropolitan Premiere Cup Soccer tournament with an impressive 5-0 victory over City Lovers Cape Town at Cape Town, South Africa, Friday.
ASD led by a J Sakhi goal at the breather as both the teams put up an excellent show. After the change of ends, Indian striker and Goan star Brandon Fernandes doubled the lead with a power -packed drive that gave little chance for the rival goalkeeper to react.
The winners put the shell-shocked opponents in further trouble with Brandon creating the opening for the third goal in the 63rd minute for midfielder Kaloo.
Striker J Sakhi than completed his brace ten minutes later and the rout was complete in the closing stages with winger Lukhi finding the net from inside the box.
Now ASD will clash with favourites Orlando Pirates in Saturday’s clash.