Our Lady of Fatima move into semi-finals
Our Lady of Fatima SC, Baida entered the semi-finals of Chinchinim Villagers soccer tournament when they registered an emphatic 3-1 win against Vaschvon Boys, Sarzora in an exciting quarter-finals match played at church grounds, Chinchinim on Thursday.
At half time, Our Lady of Fatima were leading 2-0 with goals coming from the boots of Domnick Rebello (10th minute) and Nacisco G (18th minute).
However, Vaschvon Boys started the second session well and reduced the margin through Shervy Fernandes (55th minute). But then Our Lady of Fatima put the issue beyond any doubt when they scored their third goal through Ian Rebello (65th minute).
Both the teams played the ball low and resorted to nice short passes all the while.
While Our Lady of Fatima had the major share of exchanges in the first half, in the second session, the proceedings were almost balanced.
Our Lady of Fatima went into the lead when Domnick Fernandes after receiving a good cross from Johnson Fernandes had no difficulty to beat the rival keeper.
Nacisco Gomes made it 2-0 in favour of Our Lady of Fatima after collecting a nice pass from Domnick Rebello.
Vaschvon Boys came into the field of play with renewed ideas in the second session and reduced the margin when Sharvy Fernandes beat the rival keeper off a pass from Steflon Fernandes.
However, Our Lady of Fatima quickly regrouped and scored their third goal through Ian Rebello. [NT]