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Goan Warriors rally to beat Cunchelim SC

Anjuna: Goan Warriors, Thivim came from a goal down to beat Cunchelim Sports Club by a 2-1 margin in the Anjuna Gymkhana Cup 2019 quarter final match played at Anjuna Gymkhana ground, here on Tuesday. 

After a dominant start, Cunchelim found the opener in the 20th minute when a sparkling long-ranger from Nayan Virnodkar entered the top corner making it 1-0 for his side.

Warriors regrouped at the half time and raided rivals’ citadel from the start of the second session and they finally succeeded in the 43rd minute when Jovian Conceicao’s strike hit the crossbar before finishing in the net to make it all square for the Thivim side. Energised by an equaliser, Warriors scored the winner within next two minutes as Satyam found Vishnu Pawar with a beautiful cross from the flank, where the lad tapped the ball home from inside the box to take his side into the semifinals.

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