CALANGUTE: Two songs of FC Goa – one in English and other in Konkani for the fans of FC Goa, composed by Benedict Lobo a resident of Calangute was released by Calangute MLA Michael Lobo at Calangute Association hall on Saturday.
Calangute ZP member Shawn Martin who proposed this idea to compose, record and play, while speaking at the function said that these two songs were completed within 15 days as the football mania is griping Calangute due to the ongoing ISL games.
The two tracks are sung by Felly Gomes and Crydon D’Souza. Both these tracks, Go! Go! Goa and Goal maar are both foot tapping songs.
Lobo said that these songs were just few days late if not, one of it would have been considered of being the official song of FC Goa.
Dattaraj Salgaonkar after hearing the songs commented that they were better than the official song however since it is was released bit late, it will only be listed in the songs and played on Sunday were the FC Goa team kick started their campaign on Sunday at Fatorda.
Lobo encouraged the youth of Calangute for their tremendous talents and said that Vivek Philip recorded the songs, sung by Felly and Crydon with the music from some members of Tidal wave band.
Lobo said that football has been the official game of Goa and this contribution will definitely encourage the game of football in the state.
Felly Gomes while speaking at the function said that this song will unite the people of Goa while supporting the FC Goa team.
The programme was organised by Shawn Martin, ZP member of Calangute which was held at Calangute Association hall in Calangute.