PANAJI: Goa will play the hosts to the 3rd edition of the Lusofonia Games slated for November next year. Even as the Games will be held in nine disciplines namely — Athletics, Basketball, Football, Judo, Taekwondo, Table Tennis, Volleyball, Beach Volleyball and Wushu — the focus will mainly be on the performance of Goa’s football team.
MAPUSA: Sao Jose de Areal Sports Club prevailed over Sai Avatar Sports Club Anjuna, by 4-1 margin, to enter the quarters of the 3rd All Goa 9-a-side Reis-Magos Panchayat Soccer Cup, played at Verem grounds here on Thursday.
MARGAO: A youthful Sesa Football Academy came from behind to register a stunning 2-1 win against an experienced Sporting Clube de Goa in an exciting match of GFA Kingfisher Pro League played at Nehru stadium, Fatorda on Wednesday.
BY SUDHAKAR SHANBHAG | NT PANAJI: The defeat in the Federation Cup final to eventual winners East Bengal does not rankle Dempo SC coach Armando Colaco, who has accepted the loss as a missed opportunity in adding another silverware to his club’s already bulging trophy trove.