Areal edge Carmona in tie-breaker


Sao Jose de Areal entered the quarter- finals of Chinchinim-Deusua panchayat cup football tournament when they registered a 6-5 victory via the tie-breaker against Carmona SC at church grounds, Chinchinim on Thursday.
The teams were involved in a 1-1 draw during full time. Alex Rodrigues put Carmona ahead in the first half but in the second session, Areal proved to be lucky as a Carmona defender while trying to thwart an Areal forward shot into his own goal to level the score. In the tie-breaker that followed, Areal scored accurately through Aggio Antao, Mariano Rebello, Marcel Viegas, Francis and Mario. Carmona could find the mark only through Poly D’Souza, Neil D’Cruz, Mohammad Sheikh and Valeriano. NT
FIXTURE: Chinchinim-Deusua Panchayat Cup: Navelim Sporting vs St Roque Y Club, Calata-Majorda, church grounds,Chinchinim, 4.30pm. [NT]