Laxmi Prasad beat Curtorim Gym 3-2, gain top spot
Unbeaten Laxmi Prasad SC came from two-goal deficit to register a 3-2 win over Curtorim Gymkhana SC to top the GFA’s First Division League and seek promotion to the coming GFA’s Professional League.
After clinching convincing victory in their 13th round match played at Poriat grounds on Sunday, Laxmi Prasad stay on top of the GFA’s First Division League table with 33 points, while Curtorim Gymkhana are on 21 points .
Curtorim side started brightly and were leading 2-0 at the breather with goals coming from the boots of Rosario Fernandes (24th min) and Welson Fernandes (40th min).
However Laxmi outfit, known for their fighting spirit, not only levelled terms through Alvito Miranda and Tyson Fernandes but also went all out to snatch the winning goal through Alvito Miranda and net full three points.
At Cansaulim grounds, YBT handed a 3-2 defeat to Calangute Association to end their dream of getting promoted to Professional League.
YBT, who are fighting relegation, have 8 points while Calangute stay on 25 points.
At Sangolda grounds, Goa Police SC, who are also fighting relegation, surprised Clube Sao Minguel de Taleigao by 4-1 goal margin. [NT]