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St Anthony’s survive close contest

Fatorda: St Anthony’s High School, Majorda registered a hard fought 6-5 win via the tie breaker against Government Multipurpose Higher Secondary School, Borda to enter the quarterfinals of Subroto Mukherjee Cup U-17 Inter-School Football Tournament played at artificial grounds, Fatorda on Friday.

The teams played a 3-3 draw during the regulation time which saw St Anthony’s striker Lucky Savitav scoring a hattrick of goals, finding the mark in the 10th, 15th and 39th minute of play, while Govt Multipurpose HS levelled the score with Mourison Dias bulging the nets twice, as he fired two goals, finding the mark in the 35th and 38th minute while the other goal was scored by Cleston Carvalho in the 18th minute.

Both the teams fought on level terms as the ball rolled on from one end to the other.

Though St Anthony’s HS went into the lead early and enjoyed better ball posssion in the first half, Govt HS slowly took control of the proceedings and played a much better game in the second session during with time they produced some smart moves to level the score.

Finishing in a deadlock, the tie breaker system had to be adopted in which St Anthony’s High School is proved to be the better shooters, scoring accurately through Lucky Savitav, Diston Godinho and Pascoal Gomes. Government HS could find the mark through Maxiwal Castanha and Mourison Dias in the tie breaker.

In the other match, Our Lady of Rosary High School, Fatorda defeated Gauncar Higher Secondary School, Raia 7-6 via the tie breaker. The teams played a goalless draw in regulation time.

In the tie breaker, Our Lady of Rosary HS scored through Jordan Borges, Beckham Dias, Joswel Cardozo, Maxwel Furtado, Valjee Pinto, Movin Gauncar and Shervin Araujo.

Gauncar HS could find the mark only through Joel Ferrao, Stemmy Movin, Calyx Miranda, Ceasor Anthony C, Prisco Da Silva and Sanford


In the last match of the day, Mae Dos Pobres High School, Nuvem defeated Mount Mary’s High School, Chinchinim 3-0.

Darren P Fernandes, Darwin Colaso and Delson Rebello scored for Mae Dos Pobres High School, Nuvem.

Our Lady of Rosary High School, Fatorda and Mae Dos Pobres High School, Nuvem have entered the quarterfinals from Salcete zone.

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