Junior Gaurs to begin Second Div League campaign against FC Bengaluru Utd on Jan 28

Panjim: The FC Goa Developmental Team will begin their Hero 2nd Division League campaign against FC Bengaluru United on January 28 at home.

FC Goa find themselves in Group C alongside FC Bengaluru United, ARA FC, Kerala Blasters (Reserves), Mumbai City (Reserves) and FC Kerala. Last season saw the Dev team finish second in their group in the initial stage.

The Gaurs’ first away game of the 2nd Division League is scheduled for Saturday, February 8 against the Kerala Blasters Reserves Team at Kochi, after which they head to Thrissur to play FC Kerala on February 12.

FC Goa finish their Hero 2nd Division League campaign with a game at home against Kerala Blasters Reserves on March 23 and will hope to reach the top of the Group C standings once all is said and done.

Derrick Pereira will be the Head Coach of the Developmental side which currently is also defending their crown in the Goa Pro League. [H]