DULER: Valpoi Football Club registered a hard fought 1-0 win over Xetrapal Sports Club, Oxel in the third round match of the GFA Second Division League, played at Duler stadium, here on Thursday. Mudassir Shah scored the only goal of the match.
Valpoi FC having drawn their earlier two matches finally tasted a win, while Xetrapal SC are yet to open their account.
The match started on equal footing but Xetrapal had the best chance to take the lead in the 40th minute when Joaquim Gonsalves set up Sagar Bhatkhande, who darted inside the penalty box, but instead of having a crack at the goal passed the ball to Vipul Pednekar who was far behind to get to the pass.
In the very next minute Safin Khan sent a through pass to overlapping Mudassir Shah who outsmarted
stopper back Francis Fernandes and scored past the onrushing keeper Nandadeep Narvekar, 1-0.